King Philip Middle School

King Philip Middle School serves 884 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 39%.
King Philip Middle School operates within the West Hartford School District.

Overview

The student population of 884 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 884 students
King Philip Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 76 teachers
King Philip Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade King Philip Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
King Philip Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
11%
4%
King Philip Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
13%
20%
King Philip Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
9%
13%
King Philip Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
62%
61%
King Philip Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups King Philip Middle School Sch Ethnicity King Philip Middle 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.
0.58 0.39
King Philip Middle 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.
13%
30%
King Philip Middle 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.
4%
5%
King Philip Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,098 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name West Hartford School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
4
Number of Students Managed 10,098 1,845
West Hartford   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $152 MM $29 MM
West Hartford   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $148 MM $28 MM
West Hartford   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,059 $15,687
West Hartford   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,709 $15,388
West 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 Hall High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Bristow Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Aiken School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • West Hartford Hall High School
    975 North Main St
    West Hartford , CT 06117
    (860)232-4561
    0.2  mi  |  1531  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • West Hartford Aiken School
    212 King Philip Dr
    West Hartford , CT 06117
    (860)233-6994
    0.5  mi  |  471  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • West Hartford Waave (w Hartford Applied Academic/voc'l Experienc High School
    Special Education School
    11 Wampanoag Dr
    West Hartford , CT 06117
    (860)231-7945
    Special Education School
    0.6  mi  |  12  students  |  Gr.  12
  • West Hartford Achieve High School
    Special Education School
    11 Wampanoag Dr
    West Hartford , CT 06117
    (860)231-7945
    Special Education School
    0.6  mi  |  6  students  |  Gr.  12
  • West Hartford Strive High School
    Alternative School
    11 Wampanoag Dr
    West Hartford , CT 06117
    (860)231-7945
    Alternative School
    0.6  mi  |  26  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Did You Know?
West Hartford, CT public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.50, which is higher than the Connecticut average of 0.4. The most diverse school in West Hartford is Smith School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Connecticut or national school diversity statistics.