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  • Marine Science Magnet High School Of Southeastern Connectic
  • 130 Shennecossett Road, Groton
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 272
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
  • Claude Chester School
  • 1 Harry Day Drive, Groton
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 356
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Catherine Kolnaski Magnet School
  • 500 Poquonnock Rd., Groton
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 400
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
  • West Side Middle School
  • 250 Brandegee Avenue, Groton
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 473
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 10:1
  • Learn High School Aba At Middle School
  • 130 Shennocossett Road, Groton
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 5
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 5:1

Groton school information

Average Test Scores44%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools1265479,221
Total private schools320724,874
Total post-secondary schools3817,963
The Groton, CT educational system consists of 12 public schools, 3 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools. Groton public schools have average test scores of 44% which is 7% lower than than the Connecticut average and 12% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Groton public schools is 13:1, compared to 14:1 in Connecticut and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 88.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 88.7% have completed high school, 29.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 4.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Groton

Completed 8th grade88.7%88.0%84.3%
Completed high school88.7%86.9%83.0%
Completed some college56.8%62.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.1%45.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors29.2%38.0%30.3%
Completed masters15.0%16.8%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.0%4.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.7%1.7%1.3%

Groton, CT School Districts

Groton School District

There are a total of 12 public schools, 3 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools in Groton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Groton, CT schools is 44%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Groton, CT, an average of 88.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.7% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Groton schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Groton, CT schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Stonington, CT97380%62%
Niantic, CT3,04275%52%
Old Mystic, CT3,40365%31%
Ashaway, RI1,11158%18%
Mystic, CT4,24157%17%
Groton, CT9,24044%12%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Economy, PA9,24053%8%
Brigantine, NJ9,23935%30%
Little River, SC9,23954%10%
East Rutherford, NJ9,23643%12%
Fate, TX9,23487%77%
Groton, CT9,24044%12%
Source: The Groton, CT education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.