School Details

Southwest Elementary School

51 Daniels Ave, Waterford, CT 06385
(860) 443-3210

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 514 students 14 students/teacher (CT avg is 12)

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About this school

Southwest Elementary School is a public elementary school in Waterford. 514 students go to Southwest Elementary School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 15% of the 514 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Southwest Elementary School is 14:1. Oswegatchie Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 85% 83%
Hispanic 7% 6%
Asian/Pacific Islander 5% 6%
Black, non-Hispanic 3% 5%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.8% 0.9%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 15% 10%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    My granddaughter loves her school and classmates and teachers.

  • (5 years ago)

    Wonderful school! The principal is personable and caring. The students are taught wonderful values and the music teacher is out of this world!

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