Church Street School

  • Church Street School serves 300 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Church Street School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

  • Church Street School's student population of 300 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students300 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Church Street School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Church Street School is 0.68, which is more 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#834 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
33%
25%
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Black
44%
13%
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White
12%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Church Street School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.680.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHamden School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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