190 Luke Hill Rd.
Bethany, CT 06524
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Amity Middle School: Bethany serves 330 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 81% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Amity Middle School: Bethany's student population of 330 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
330 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 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 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 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)
81%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
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Asian
15%
5%
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Hispanic
3%
25%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
76%
54%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Students: 330 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.40 (Btm 50%)

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