Edith E. Mackrille School

806 Jones Hill Rd At Chase

West Haven, CT 06516-5699

Tel: (203)931-6820
Grades PK-4
356 students
Edith E. Mackrille School serves 356 students in grades PK - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Edith E. Mackrille School operates within the West Haven School District.

School Overview

The student population of 356 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 356 students
Edith E. Mackrille School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Edith E. Mackrille School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Edith E. Mackrille School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Edith E. Mackrille School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Edith E. Mackrille School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
5%
5%
Edith E. Mackrille School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
25%
21%
Edith E. Mackrille School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
21%
13%
Edith E. Mackrille School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
46%
58%
Edith E. Mackrille School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Edith E. Mackrille School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.69 0.40
Edith E. Mackrille School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
37%
32%
Edith E. Mackrille School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
5%
Edith E. Mackrille School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

West Haven School District's student population of 5,951 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $17,612 is higher than the state average of $17,550. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $16,968 is higher than the state average of $15,389. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name West Haven School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed 5,951 1,685
West Haven   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $110 MM $31 MM
West Haven   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $106 MM $27 MM
West Haven   School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,612 $17,550
West Haven   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $16,968 $15,389
West Haven   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is West Haven High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Harry M. Bailey Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Seth G. Haley School (1.2 miles away)
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  • West HavenWest Haven High School
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    0.5 miles
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    West HavenCT 06516
    (203)932-4360
    0.59-121565
  • West HavenHarry M. Bailey Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 866 students
    0.6 miles
    106 Morgan Ln
    West HavenCT 06516
    (203)937-4380
    0.67-8866
  • West HavenSeth G. Haley School
    Grades: PK-4 | 484 students
    1.2 miles
    148 South St
    West HavenCT 06516
    (203)931-6810
    1.2PK-4484
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    1.3 miles
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    West HavenCT 06516
    (203)931-6880
    1.3PK-4482
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    1.4 miles
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    (203)931-6850
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