Central School

Serves grades KG - 6

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
29 Massaco St.
Simsbury, CT 06070
Phone
(860) 658-4732
District
SIMSBURY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
HARTFORD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
377
Classroom Teachers
28

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Connecticut

10

(10 is best)

Better than 93.1% of CT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Central School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 73 55
Proficiency in Reading 75 55
Proficiency in Math 70 55

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 83 54
Proficiency in Reading 90 55
Proficiency in Math 76 53

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 85 52
Proficiency in Reading 89 58
Proficiency in Math 80 46

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 85 50
Proficiency in Reading 90 55
Proficiency in Math 79 45

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.69
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.03
AVG FOR STATE 12.61
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 47 12.5%
Grade 1 58 15.4%
Grade 2 53 14.1%
Grade 3 44 11.7%
Grade 4 65 17.2%
Grade 5 46 12.2%
Grade 6 64 17.0%
Total 377 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 77.3% 77.4% 54.4%
Black 3.1% 5.9% 13.1%
Hispanic 9.1% 9.3% 26.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 10.2% 7.3% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.1% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 11.7% 13.7% 40.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.2% 10.1% 33.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.5% 3.6% 6.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 24,519 3,565,287
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 715.0 734
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.3% 5.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.9% 18.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 24.8% 31.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 32.8% 28.6%
65 OR OLDER 17.2% 16.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,279 1,364,550
Single Parent Households With Children 3.7% 9.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.5% 90.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 66.0% 38.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 38.2% 20.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 21.0% 17.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.5% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 10.5% 15.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.9% 14.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.9% 11.0%
$15,000 or less 3.1% 8.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,877 $48,826,347 58.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,493 $6,137,723 7.3%
Staff $1,005 $4,131,555 4.9%
General Administration $363 $1,492,293 1.8%
School Administration $1,039 $4,271,329 5.1%
Operation $1,857 $7,634,127 9.1%
Transportation $738 $3,033,918 3.6%
Other $354 $1,455,294 1.7%
Total Support $6,849 $28,156,239 33.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,623 $6,672,153 8.0%
Total Expenditures $20,349 $83,654,739 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,332 $5,961,289,892 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,233 $648,643,527 5.9%
Staff $602 $316,810,879 2.9%
General Administration $430 $226,056,312 2.1%
School Administration $1,125 $591,680,129 5.4%
Operation $1,639 $862,383,060 7.9%
Transportation $958 $503,840,238 4.6%
Other $502 $264,042,937 2.4%
Total Support $6,488 $3,413,423,714 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,018 $1,587,449,357 14.5%
Total Expenditures $20,838 $10,962,132,878 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%