A. Baldwin Middle School

Tel: (203)457-0222
  • A. Baldwin Middle School serves 559 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 44%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • A. Baldwin Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 44%.
  • A. Baldwin Middle School operates within the Guilford School District.

Top Placements (Connecticut)

A. Baldwin Middle School is Listed among the top public schools in Connecticut for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • A. Baldwin Middle School's student population of 559 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students559 students
Gender %A. Baldwin Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
Students by GradeA. Baldwin Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • A. Baldwin Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 968 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of A. Baldwin Middle School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
44%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
58%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
Asian
5%
5%
Hispanic
7%
23%
Black
1%
13%
White
84%
56%
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsA. Baldwin Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.290.42
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
33%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of A. Baldwin Middle School is Guilford School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 195 school districts in Connecticut (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Guilford School District's student population of 3,393 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $16,727 in this district is less than the state average of $20,313. The district revenue/student has declined by 19% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $20,880 is higher than the state average of $19,375. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameGuilford School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    7
    4
    Number of Students Managed3,3931,534
    Guilford School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    69%
    44%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    82%
    58%
    District Total Revenue$60 MM$31 MM
    District Spending$74 MM$30 MM
    District Revenue / Student$16,727$20,313
    District Spending / Student$20,880$19,375
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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