Percentage of Students Reading at / or Above Grade Level in Grades 4 and 5 in Connecticut and at Waterside School in 2021-22
Percentage of Students Performing at / or Above Grade Level in Math in Grades 4 and 5 in Connecticut and at Waterside School in 2021-22
The 2021-2022 academic year was one of great uncertainty as the School began to emerge from the COVID pandemic with talks of “COVID learning loss” and “COVID slide” circulating the educational world. Despite the unprecedented challenges, Waterside students again demonstrated high academic performance across all disciplines, an accomplishment that is best represented when viewed in direct comparison with student performance in Connecticut’s public schools. As shown in the graphs below, Waterside students in grades 4 through 5 measurably out performed their counterparts of similar racial backgrounds.