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Connecticut

  • Districts
    170
  • Students
    518,606
  • Teachers
    42,538

Connecticut serves 518,606 students across 170 districts. Its teachers have had 33,792 projects funded on DonorsChoose, representing $18.2 million in funds.

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Connecticut School Spending

Connecticut spent a total of $10.7 billion in the 2016-17 school year school year on education. 62.0% of that was on instruction, 35.1% on support services, and 2.9% on other costs.

Connecticut spent a total of $20,640 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year school year on education. 62.0% of that was on instruction, 35.1% on support services, and 2.9% on other costs.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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Connecticut Department of Education school support on DonorsChoose Last updated Nov 30, 2021

DonorsChoose makes it easy for anyone to help a teacher in need, moving us closer to a nation where students in every community have the tools and experiences they need for a great education.

$18.2 million
raised using DonorsChoose
33,792
projects funded
9,282
teachers funded
88,944
donors
2,522
projects for basic supplies
4,906
projects for technology
5,198
projects for books
1,523
projects for art supplies

Connecticut Department of Education has received support from 88,944 individuals from Connecticut and 37,225 individuals out-of-state.

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Connecticut Districts

Andover School District Ansonia Public Schools Ashford Public School District Avon Public School District Barkhamsted School District Berlin Public School District Bethany School District Bethel Public School District Bloomfield Public Schools Bolton Public School District Bozrah Town School District Branford Public Schools Bridgeport Public Schools Bristol Public Schools Brookfield Public School District Brooklyn Public School District Canaan School District Canterbury Public Schools Canton Public Schools Cheshire Public School District Chester School District Clinton Public School District Colchester Public School District Colebrook School District Columbia Public Schools Connecticut Technical Education and Career System Consolidated School District of New Britain Cornwall School District Coventry Public School District Cromwell Public Schools Danbury Public Schools Darien Public Schools Deep River School District Derby Public School District East Granby Public Schools East Haddam Public School District East Hampton School District East Hartford Public Schools East Haven School District East Lyme School District East Windsor Public Schools Eastford School District Easton School District Ellington Town School District Enfield Public School District 049 Essex School District Fairfield Public Schools Farmington Public Schools Franklin Elementary School District Glastonbury Public Schools Granby Public School District Greenwich Public School District Griswold Public Schools Groton Public Schools Guilford Public Schools Hamden Public School District Hampton Elementary School District Hartford Public School District Hartland School District Hebron School District Kent School District Killingly Public Schools Lebanon Public School District Ledyard Public School District Lisbon Central School District Litchfield Public School District Madison Public School District Manchester Public School District Mansfield Public Schools Marlborough School District Meriden Public School District Middletown Public Schools Milford Public Schools Monroe Public School District Montville School District Naugatuck School District New Canaan Public Schools New Fairfield School District New Hartford Public School District New Haven Public Schools New London Public School District New Milford Public School District Newington Public Schools Newtown Public Schools Norfolk School District North Branford School District North Canaan School District North Haven School District North Stonington Public School District Norwalk Public School District Norwich Public Schools Office of Head Start Old Saybrook School District Orange Elementary School District Oxford Public Schools Plainfield Public Schools Plainville Communty Schools Plymouth Public School District Pomfret Community Schools Portland Public School District Preston School District Putnam School District Redding School District Regional School District 1 Regional School District 10 Regional School District 11 Regional School District 12 Regional School District 13 Regional School District 14 Regional School District 15 Regional School District 16 Regional School District 17 Regional School District 18 Regional School District 19 Regional School District 4 Regional School District 5 Regional School District 6 Regional School District 7 Regional School District 8 Regional School District 9 Ridgefield Public Schools Rocky Hill Public School District Salem School District Salisbury School District Scotland Elementary School District Seymour Town School District Sharon School District Shelton City School District Sherman School District Simsbury Public Schools Somers Public School District South Windsor Public School District Southington Public Schools Sprague School District Stafford Public Schools Stamford Public Schools Sterling School District Stonington School District Stratford Public Schools Suffield Public School District Thomaston School District Thompson Public Schools Tolland Public Schools Torrington City School District Trumbull Public School District Union Town School District Vernon Public School District Voluntown School District Wallingford Public School District Waterbury Public Schools Waterford Public School District Watertown School District West Hartford Public School District West Haven Public Schools Westbrook Public School District Weston Public School District Westport Public School District Wethersfield Public School District Willington School District Wilton Public School District Winchester Public Schools Windham Public Schools Windsor Locks Public School District Windsor Public School District Wolcott School District Woodbridge School District Woodstock Public Schools [County run]
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