190 Luke Hill Rd.
Bethany, CT 06524
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Amity Middle School: Bethany serves 357 students in grades 7-8.
Amity Middle School: Bethany placed in the top 10% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 51%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 357 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Amity Middle School: Bethany ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Amity Middle School: Bethany's student population of 357 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
357 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Amity Middle School: Bethany is ranked within the top 10% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Amity Middle School: Bethany is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#71 out of 957 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
56%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
70%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
15%
5%
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Hispanic
11%
28%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
68%
50%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Amity Middle School: Bethany's ranking?

Amity Middle School: Bethany ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 10%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%).

What schools are Amity Middle School: Bethany often compared to?

Amity Middle School: Bethanyis often viewed alongside schools like Amity Middle School: Orange by visitors of our site.

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

56% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% CT state average), while 70% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CT state average).

How many students attend Amity Middle School: Bethany?

357 students attend Amity Middle School: Bethany.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

68% of Amity Middle School: Bethany students are White, 15% of students are Asian, 11% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Amity Middle School: Bethany?

Amity Middle School: Bethany has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.

What grades does Amity Middle School: Bethany offer ?

Amity Middle School: Bethany offers enrollment in grades 7-8 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Amity Middle School: Bethany part of?

Amity Middle School: Bethany is part of Regional School District 05.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 357 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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