Church Street School

95 Church St.
Hamden, CT 06514
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 256 students in grades Prekindergarten-6, Church Street School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 50%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 51% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 256 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • : Bottom 50% in CT
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Church Street School's student population of 256 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
256 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Church Street School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 942 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Church Street School is 0.65, 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.
This School
State Level (CT)
#734 out of 942 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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20-24%
40%
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25-29%
50%
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40-59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
43%
29%
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Black
40%
13%
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White
8%
49%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Church Street School's ranking?
Church Street School is ranked #734 out of 942 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
What schools are Church Street School often compared to?
Church Street Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Helen Street School, West Woods School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CT state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 50% CT state average).
How many students attend Church Street School?
256 students attend Church Street School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
43% of Church Street School students are Hispanic, 40% of students are Black, 8% of students are White, 4% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Church Street School?
Church Street School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does Church Street School offer ?
Church Street School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Church Street School part of?
Church Street School is part of Hamden School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 256 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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