New Canaan, CT
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New Canaan Public Schools


New Canaan School District Details

New Canaan School District
39 Locust Avenue
New Canaan, CT 06840

4,180 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

12 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

New Canaan School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Connecticut

(10 is best)

Better than of CT school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
East School
54 Little Brook Road
New Canaan, CT, 06840
KG-04
New Canaan High School
11 Farm Road
New Canaan, CT, 06840
09-12
Saxe Middle School
468 South Avenue
New Canaan, CT, 06840
05-08
South School
8 Farm Road
New Canaan, CT, 06840
KG-04
West School
769 Ponus Ridge
New Canaan, CT, 06840
PK-04

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 88.1% 58.5%
Black 1.2% 12.9%
Hispanic 3.5% 21.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.1% 4.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.0% 37.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 32.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 5.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,609 $48,907,000 53.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,208 $9,303,000 10.3%
Staff $650 $2,739,000 3.0%
General Administration $396 $1,668,000 1.8%
School Administration $1,479 $6,233,000 6.9%
Operation $1,704 $7,179,000 7.9%
Transportation $1,009 $4,249,000 4.7%
Other $521 $2,196,000 2.4%
Total Support $7,967 $33,567,000 37.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,962 $8,265,000 9.1%
Total Expenditures $21,538 $90,739,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,859 $5,383,624,000 54.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,036 $565,712,000 5.7%
Staff $490 $267,358,000 2.7%
General Administration $343 $187,407,000 1.9%
School Administration $956 $521,989,000 5.3%
Operation $1,453 $793,211,000 8.0%
Transportation $839 $457,873,000 4.6%
Other $380 $207,289,000 2.1%
Total Support $5,495 $3,000,839,000 30.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,727 $1,489,118,000 15.1%
Total Expenditures $18,081 $9,873,581,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,701 $333,638,169,000 52.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $591 $29,412,404,174 4.6%
Staff $492 $24,492,916,000 3.8%
General Administration $209 $10,424,317,000 1.6%
School Administration $594 $29,556,027,000 4.6%
Operation $1,037 $51,633,785,000 8.1%
Transportation $496 $24,688,412,826 3.9%
Other $387 $19,255,863,000 3.0%
Total Support $3,805 $189,463,725,000 29.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,365 $117,743,383,000 18.4%
Total Expenditures $12,871 $640,845,277,000 100.0%