Hamden School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 13 public schools managed by Hamden School District serving 5,477 students in Hamden, Connecticut.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Connecticut state average of 44%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the state average of 13:1.

Hamden School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Hamden Alice Peck Learning Center
    35 Hillfield Rd.
    Hamden, CT 06518
    (203)407-2010

    Grades: PK-3 | 150 students
  • Hamden Bear Path School
    10 Kirk Rd.
    Hamden, CT 06514
    (203)407-2015

    Grades: K-6 | 456 students
  • Hamden Church Street School
    95 Church St.
    Hamden, CT 06514
    (203)407-2020

    Grades: PK-6 | 333 students
  • Hamden Dunbar Hill School
    315 Lane St.
    Hamden, CT 06514
    (203)407-2025

    Grades: K-6 | 274 students
  • Hamden Hamden Collaborative Learning Center Alternative School
    306 Circular Avenue
    Hamden, CT 06514
    (203)407-2133

    Grades: 7-12 | 73 students
  • Hamden Hamden High School
    2040 Dixwell Ave.
    Hamden, CT 06514
    (203)407-2040

    Grades: 9-12 | 1598 students
  • Hamden Hamden Middle School
    2623 Dixwell Avenue
    Hamden, CT 06517
    (203)777-5571

    Grades: 7-8 | 803 students
  • New Haven Hamden Transition Academy Special Education School
    501 Crescent Street
    New Haven, CT 06515
    (203)392-5933

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Hamden Helen Street School
    285 Helen St.
    Hamden, CT 06514
    (203)407-2030

    Grades: PK-6 | 316 students
  • Hamden Ridge Hill School
    120 Carew Rd.
    Hamden, CT 06517
    (203)407-2035

    Grades: K-6 | 317 students
  • Hamden Shepherd Glen School
    1 Skiff St. Ext.
    Hamden, CT 06514
    (203)407-2070

    Grades: K-6 | 304 students
  • Hamden Spring Glen School
    1908 Whitney Ave.
    Hamden, CT 06517
    (203)407-2045

    Grades: K-6 | 445 students
  • Hamden West Woods School
    350 West Todd St.
    Hamden, CT 06518
    (203)407-2050

    Grades: K-6 | 408 students

Overview

School District NameHamden School District
# of Schools13
# of Students5,477
# of Teachers479
Student : Teacher Ratio11
# of Male Students2,755
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students2,722
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.73
# of American Indian Students6
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students467
% Asian Students
9%
# of Hispanic Students1,023
% Hispanic Students
19%
# of Black Students1,575
% Black Students
29%
# of White Students2,156
% White Students
38%
# of Hawaiian Students3
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students247
% of Two or more races Students
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:186
# of Students in Kindergarten:387
# of Students in 1st Grade:397
# of Students in 2nd Grade:412
# of Students in 3rd Grade:401
# of Students in 4th Grade:398
# of Students in 5th Grade:423
# of Students in 6th Grade:399
# of Students in 7th Grade:412
# of Students in 8th Grade:401
# of Students in 9th Grade:393
# of Students in 10th Grade:416
# of Students in 11th Grade:421
# of Students in 12th Grade:431
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Hamden School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 195 school districts in Connecticut (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 83% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hamden School District and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CT by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hamden School District and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CT by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
88%
88%
This chart display graduation rate of Hamden School District and graduation rate of CT by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $21,270 is higher than the state average of $20,313. The school district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $20,557 is higher than the state average of $19,375. The school district spending/student has declined by 9% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CT)
Total Revenue$123 MM$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hamden School District and average revenue for each school distric in CT by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$119 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Hamden School District and average spending for each school distric in CT by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$21,270$20,313
This chart display average revenue per student in Hamden School District and average revenue per student in CT by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$20,557$19,375
This chart display average spending per student in Hamden School District and average spending per student in CT by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Hamden School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.73, which is higher than the Connecticut average of 0.42. The most diverse school in the district is Shepherd Glen School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Connecticut or national school diversity statistics.