Eli Whitney Technical High School

71 Jones Rd,

Hamden, CT, 06514-4602

Tel: (203)397-4031
Grades: 9-12

521 students

Eli Whitney Technical High School serves 521 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 39%.
Eli Whitney Technical High School operates within the Connecticut Technical High Sc School District.

Overview

The student population of 521 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Vocational school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 521 students
Eli Whitney Technical High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Eli Whitney Technical High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Eli Whitney Technical High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.77. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1 13:1
Eli Whitney Technical High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Eli Whitney Technical High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
57%
20%
Eli Whitney Technical High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
34%
13%
Eli Whitney Technical High School Black (1988-2012)
White
5%
61%
Eli Whitney Technical High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Eli Whitney Technical High School Sch Ethnicity Eli Whitney Technical High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.56 0.77
Eli Whitney Technical High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
63%
30%
Eli Whitney Technical High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2012)
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.
6%
5%
Eli Whitney Technical High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,656 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Connecticut Technical High Sc School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed 10,656 1,845
Connecticut Technical High Sc School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Connecticut Technical High Sc School District Graduation Rate (1993-2005)
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $28 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $15,687
District Spending / Student n/a $15,388
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Common Ground High School (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Engineering - Science University Magnet School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Helen Street School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hamden Helen Street School
    285 Helen St
    Hamden , CT , 06514
    (203)407-2030
    0.4  mi  |  267  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • New Haven Urban Youth Center Middle School
    Special Education School
    800 Dixwell Ave
    New Haven , CT , 06511
    (203)946-5935
    Special Education School
    0.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • New Haven Katherine Brennan/clarence Rogers School
    200 Wilmot Rd
    New Haven , CT , 06515
    (203)946-8640
    0.7  mi  |  344  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • New Haven King/robinson Magnet School
    Magnet School
    150 Fournier St
    New Haven , CT , 06511
    (203)946-8770
    Magnet School
    0.7  mi  |  579  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • New Haven Common Ground High School
    Charter School
    358 Springside Ave
    New Haven , CT , 06515
    (203)389-0823
    Charter School
    0.8  mi  |  165  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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