Hartford School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 39 public schools serving 16,809 students in Hartford School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
Public Schools in Hartford School District have an average math proficiency score of 19% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 28% (versus the 58% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Hartford School District are University High School Of Science And Engineering, Renzulli Gifted And Talented Academy and Stem Magnet At Annie Fisher School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Hartford School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Connecticut.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Connecticut public school average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Hartford School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Connecticut for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Hartford School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CT)
# Schools
39 Schools
996 Schools
# Students
16,809 Students
496,319 Students
# Teachers
1,266 Teachers
40,293 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Hartford School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 196 school districts in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 73% has increased from 72% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CT)
Overall District Rank
#190 out of 200 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Hartford   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hartford   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
58%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hartford   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
73%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Hartford   School District and public school graduation rate of CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.61
0.66
# American Indian Students
54 Students
1,250 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
852 Students
26,260 Students
% Asian Students
5%
5%
# Hispanic Students
9,171 Students
136,493 Students
% Hispanic Students
55%
28%
# Black Students
4,899 Students
62,063 Students
% Black Students
29%
13%
# White Students
1,383 Students
249,785 Students
% White Students
8%
50%
# Hawaiian Students
31 Students
484 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
419 Students
19,984 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
1,042
11,299
# Students in K Grade:
1,072
31,823
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,213
35,157
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,251
34,865
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,215
35,362
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,231
36,015
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,255
36,487
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,270
37,748
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,267
38,608
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,359
39,891
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,341
41,778
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,246
40,053
# Students in 11th Grade:
975
38,676
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,072
38,557
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $31,328 is higher than the state median of $26,215. The school district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $31,228 is higher than the state median of $25,113. The school district spending/student has grown by 14% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CT)
Total Revenue
$527 MM
$35 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hartford   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$525 MM
$34 MM
This chart display total spending of Hartford   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$31,328
$26,215
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hartford   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$31,228
$25,113
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hartford   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Hartford School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
University High School Of Science And Engineering
Magnet School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
351 Mark Twain Drive
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-9020
Grades: 9-12
| 431 students
Rank: #22.
Renzulli Gifted And Talented Academy
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
85 Woodland Street
Hartford, CT 06105
(860) 695-2140
Grades: 4-8
| 122 students
Rank: #33.
Stem Magnet At Annie Fisher School
Magnet School
Math: 50% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
280 Plainfield Street
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-3500
Grades: K-8
| 342 students
Rank: #44.
Breakthrough Magnet School South
Magnet School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
290 Brookfield Street
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 695-5700
Grades: PK-8
| 341 students
Rank: #55.
Montessori Magnet At Fisher School
Magnet School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
280 Plainfield Street
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-3560
Grades: PK-8
| 360 students
Rank: #66.
Environmental Sciences Magnet At Hooker School
Magnet School
Math: 37% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
440 Broadview Terrace
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 695-3760
Grades: PK-8
| 573 students
Rank: #77.
Betances Learning Lab Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
42 Charter Oak Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 695-2840
Grades: PK-4
| 438 students
Rank: #88.
136023Breakthrough Magnet School North
Magnet School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
25 Ridgefield Street
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-6380
Grades: PK-5
| 344 students
Rank: #99.
Pathways Academy Of Technology And Design
Magnet School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2 Pent Road
East Hartford, CT 06118
(860) 695-9450
Grades: 9-12
| 425 students
Rank: #1010.
Great Path Academy At Mcc
Magnet School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
60 Bidwell Street
Manchester, CT 06045
(860) 521-3700
Grades: 9-12
| 308 students
Rank: #1111.
Webster Micro Society Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 30% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
5 Cone Street
Hartford, CT 06105
(860) 695-5380
Grades: PK-8
| 642 students
Rank: #1212.
Betances Stem Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 28% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Wethersfield Avenue
Hartford, CT 06114
(860) 695-2970
Grades: 5-8
| 229 students
Rank: #1313.
Hartford Magnet Trinity College Academy
Magnet School
Math: 24% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
53 Vernon Street
Hartford, CT 06103
(860) 695-7201
Grades: 6-12
| 1,026 students
Rank: #1414.
Kinsella Magnet School Of Performing Arts
Magnet School
Math: 22% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
65 Van Block Avenue
Hartford, CT 06114
(860) 695-4140
Grades: PK-12
| 712 students
Rank: #1515.
Sport And Medical Sciences Academy
Magnet School
Math: 24% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
280 Huyshope Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 695-6900
Grades: 6-12
| 606 students
Rank: #1616.
Montessori Magnet At Batchelder School
Magnet School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
757 New Britain Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 695-2600
Grades: PK-6
| 372 students
Rank: #1717.
Naylor/ccsu Leadership Academy
Math: 24% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
639 Franklin Avenue
Hartford, CT 06114
(860) 695-4620
Grades: PK-5
| 388 students
Rank: #1818.
Expeditionary Learning Academy At Moylan School
Math: 18% | Reading: 18%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
101 Catherine Street
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 695-4500
Grades: PK-5
| 416 students
Rank: #1919.
West Middle School
Math: 15% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
44 Niles Street
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-5480
Grades: PK-5
| 262 students
Rank: #2020.
Capital Preparatory Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 13% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1304 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06103
(860) 695-9800
Grades: PK-12
| 660 students
Rank: #2121.
Sanchez School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
176 Babcock Street
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 695-4940
Grades: PK-5
| 344 students
Rank: #2222.
Kennelly School
Math: 14% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
180 White Street
Hartford, CT 06114
(860) 695-3860
Grades: PK-8
| 605 students
Rank: #2323.
M. D. Fox School
Math: 13% | Reading: 18%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
470 Maple Avenue
Hartford, CT 06114
(860) 695-7790
Grades: PK-5
| 525 students
Rank: #2424.
Global Communications Academy
Math: 10% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
85 Edwards Street
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-6020
Grades: K-8
| 438 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Parkville Community School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
47 New Park Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 695-4721
Grades: PK-5
| 385 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Rawson School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
260 Holcomb Street
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-4840
Grades: PK-5
| 255 students
Rank: #2727.
Mcdonough Middle School
Math: 7% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
111 Hillside Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 695-4260
Grades: 6-8
| 345 students
Rank: #2828.
Dwight-bellizzi Dual Language Academy
Math: 8% | Reading: 17%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
215 South Street
Hartford, CT 06114
(860) 695-2400
Grades: PK-8
| 566 students
Rank: #2929.
Burr Middle School
Math: 10% | Reading: 12%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Wethersfield Avenue
Hartford, CT 06114
(860) 695-3080
Grades: 6-8
| 324 students
Rank: #3030.
M. L. King Jr. Middle School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
25 Ridgefield Street
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-3980
Grades: 6-8
| 274 students
Rank: #3131.
Milner Middle School
Math: 5% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
150 Tower Avenue
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-4380
Grades: 6-8
| 328 students
Rank: #3232.
Burns Latino Studies Academy
Math: 8% | Reading: 8%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
195 Putnam Street
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 695-2980
Grades: K-5
| 241 students
Rank: #3333.
Bulkeley High School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
395 Lyme Street
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-1011
Grades: 9-12
| 592 students
Rank: #3434.
Sand School
Math: 4% | Reading: 12%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1750 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06120
(860) 695-5040
Grades: PK-5
| 286 students
Rank: #3535.
Wish Museum School
Math: 3% | Reading: 9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
350 Barbour Street
Hartford, CT 06120
(860) 695-5600
Grades: PK-5
| 285 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Hartford School District
  • 153 MARKET STREET, HARTFORD, CT, 06103-1009
  • (860) 695-8000
  • hartfordschools.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 16,809 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 73% (Btm 50% in CT)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.61

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