Clinton Avenue School

  • Clinton Avenue School serves 491 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (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 36% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Clinton Avenue 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 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Clinton Avenue School's student population of 491 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students491 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Clinton Avenue 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 Clinton Avenue School is 0.41, 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#805 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
75%
25%
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Black
16%
13%
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White
8%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Clinton Avenue School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.410.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Haven School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Clinton Avenue School is Amistad Academy (0.7 miles away)
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