Pomfret School District


Summary:

Pomfret School District is a small, rural school district in Connecticut that is home to a single school, Pomfret Community School, which serves grades PK-8. This standout school consistently outperforms the state average in academic assessments, with proficiency rates ranging from 66.7% to 76.2% in English Language Arts and 57.4% to 73.8% in Mathematics across grades 3-8. The school also excels in NGSS/Science assessments, with 74.2% of 5th-grade students scoring proficient or better, compared to the state average of 51%.

Pomfret Community School has a predominantly white student population, with 93.51% of students identifying as white. While the school serves a mix of socioeconomic backgrounds, with 25.68% of students receiving free or reduced-price lunch, the district invests significant resources into the education of its students, spending $18,233 per student and maintaining a low student-teacher ratio of 11.2. These factors likely contribute to the school's academic success, though the lack of diversity within the student population may raise questions about inclusion and equity within the Pomfret School District.

Overall, Pomfret Community School stands out as a high-performing educational institution within the Pomfret School District, offering a well-resourced and academically rigorous learning environment for its students. While the school's demographics may not reflect the diversity of the broader community, its strong academic outcomes and investment in student success make it a notable educational option for families in the area.

District Detail

 20 Pomfret Street
Pomfret Center, CT 06259

 (860) 928-2718

SchoolDigger Rank:
26th of 151 Connecticut districts

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Grades served: PK, KG-8
Students: 370

Primary Schools: 1
Middle Schools: 0
High Schools: 0
Alternative Schools: 0
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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the Connecticut Department of Education.

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