Noah Webster Micro Society School

Tel: (860)523-4218
Grades: PK-8

582 students

Noah Webster Micro Society School serves 582 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 39%.
Noah Webster Micro Society School operates within the Hartford School District.

Overview

The student population of 582 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 582 students
Noah Webster Micro Society School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Noah Webster Micro Society School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Noah Webster Micro Society School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 is more than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Noah Webster Micro Society School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
4%
Noah Webster Micro Society School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
28%
20%
Noah Webster Micro Society School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
39%
13%
Noah Webster Micro Society School Black (1988-2012)
White
24%
61%
Noah Webster Micro Society School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Noah Webster Micro Society School Sch Ethnicity Noah Webster Micro Society 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.
0.71 0.58
Noah Webster Micro Society 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.
36%
30%
Noah Webster Micro Society School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
11%
5%
Noah Webster Micro Society School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 23,734 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name Hartford School District
Number of Schools
Managed
49
4
Number of Students Managed 23,734 1,781
Hartford   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $492 MM $29 MM
Hartford   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $490 MM $28 MM
Hartford   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $22,784 $15,687
Hartford   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $22,680 $15,388
Hartford   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 University High School (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Bristow Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Museum Academy (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • West Hartford Bristow Middle School
    34 Highland St
    West Hartford , CT , 06119
    (860)231-2100
    0.3  mi  |  423  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Hartford University High School
    Magnet School
    1265 Asylum St
    Hartford , CT , 06103
    (860)695-9020
    Magnet School
    0.5  mi  |  389  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Hartford Museum Academy
    1265 Asylum Ave
    Hartford , CT , 06105
    (860)231-7800
    0.5  mi  |  271  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Hartford Hphs Academy Of Engineering And Green Technology
    55 Forest St
    Hartford , CT , 06105
    (860)695-1315
    0.7  mi  |  433  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Hartford Hphs Freshmen Academy
    55 Forest St
    Hartford , CT , 06105
    (860)695-1500
    0.7  mi  |  221  students  |  Gr.  9

School Reviews

  • Recommended October 17, 2011 - i use to go to this school ever since i was in first grade. i changed schools when i was going into 7th grade. i miss noah webster. i miss my teachers. the teacher i miss the most is mr.borawski. he was my best math teacher ever. i am now in 9th grade and i will never forget about my favoite school, Noah Webster Micro Society Magnet School - Posted by Student/Alumni

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