Amity Middle School: Orange

100 Ohman Ave.
Orange, CT 06477
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Amity Middle School: Orange serves 391 students in grades 7-8.
Amity Middle School: Orange placed in the top 10% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 84% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Amity Middle School: Orange places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Amity Middle School: Orange's student population of 391 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students391 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Amity Middle School: Orange is ranked within the top 10% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Amity Middle School: Orange is 0.38, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#90 out of 951 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
12%
5%
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Hispanic
2%
25%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
78%
54%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.380.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRegional School District 05 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Amity Middle School: Orange is Metropolitan Business Academy (3.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Davis 21st Century Magnet Elementary School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Race Brook School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Orange Race Brook School Math: 65% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 1-6 | 358 students
    0.7 miles
    107 Grannis Rd.
    Orange, CT 06477
    (203) 891-8030
    0.7 1-6 358
  • Orange Mary L. Tracy School
    Grades: PK-K | 184 students
    1.8 miles
    650 School House Lane
    Orange, CT 06477
    (203) 891-8028
    1.8 PK-K 184
  • West Haven Carrigan 5/6 Intermediate School Math: 34% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 914 students
    1.9 miles
    2 Tetlow St.
    West Haven, CT 06516
    (203) 937-4390
    1.9 5-6 914
  • West Haven Forest School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 424 students
    1.9 miles
    95 Burwell Rd.
    West Haven, CT 06516
    (203) 931-6800
    1.9 PK-4 424
  • Orange Turkey Hill School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 1-6 | 294 students
    2.1 miles
    441 Turkey Hill Rd.
    Orange, CT 06477
    (203) 891-8040
    2.1 1-6 294

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