New Haven School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 38 public schools serving 20,066 students in New Haven 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 New Haven School District have an average math proficiency score of 22% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 58% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in New Haven School District are Worthington Hooker School, Engineering - Science University Magnet School and Mauro-sheridan Magnet School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. New Haven School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Connecticut.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Connecticut public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

New Haven 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
New Haven School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CT)
# Schools
39 Schools
1,017 Schools
# Students
20,066 Students
516,037 Students
# Teachers
1,580 Teachers
42,219 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

New Haven 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 81% has increased from 75% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CT)
Overall District Rank
#181 out of 200 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of New Haven   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of New Haven   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)
35%
58%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Haven   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
81%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of New Haven   School District and public school graduation rate of CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.64
0.64
# American Indian Students
36 Students
1,330 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
444 Students
26,878 Students
% Asian Students
2%
5%
# Hispanic Students
8,999 Students
126,699 Students
% Hispanic Students
45%
25%
# Black Students
7,545 Students
65,223 Students
% Black Students
38%
13%
# White Students
2,789 Students
278,459 Students
% White Students
14%
54%
# Hawaiian Students
9 Students
634 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
244 Students
16,772 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
986
14,044
# Students in K Grade:
1,468
35,559
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,492
36,150
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,398
36,099
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,493
37,281
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,546
38,109
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,614
39,533
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,643
38,794
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,477
39,400
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,445
39,499
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,517
42,596
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,459
40,316
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,299
39,765
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,229
38,892
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $23,434 is higher than the state median of $23,111. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $23,137 is higher than the state median of $21,658. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CT)
Total Revenue
$470 MM
$35 MM
This chart display total revenue of New Haven   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$464 MM
$33 MM
This chart display total spending of New Haven   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$23,434
$23,111
This chart display average revenue per public school student in New Haven   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$23,137
$21,658
This chart display average spending per public school student in New Haven   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best New Haven School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Worthington Hooker School
Math: 69% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
180 Canner St.
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-7200
Grades: K-8
| 449 students
Rank: #22.
Engineering - Science University Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 53% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
500 Boston Post Road
West Haven, CT 06516
(475) 220-6000
Grades: 6-12
| 596 students
Rank: #33.
Mauro-sheridan Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 44% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
191 Fountain St.
New Haven, CT 06515
(475) 220-2800
Grades: PK-8
| 532 students
Rank: #44.
Sound School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
60 South Water St.
New Haven, CT 06519
(475) 220-2300
Grades: 9-12
| 331 students
Rank: #55.
Davis 21st Century Magnet Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 28% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
35 Davis St.
New Haven, CT 06515
(475) 220-7800
Grades: PK-8
| 511 students
Rank: #66.
Nathan Hale School
Math: 34% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
480 Townsend Ave.
East Haven, CT 06512
(475) 220-4200
Grades: PK-8
| 541 students
Rank: #77.
Betsy Ross Arts Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 34% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
150 Kimberly Ave.
New Haven, CT 06519
(475) 220-5300
Grades: 5-8
| 444 students
Rank: #88.
Beecher School
Magnet School
Math: 29% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Jewel Street
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-3800
Grades: PK-8
| 495 students
Rank: #99.
Conte/west Hills Magnet School
Math: 28% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
511 Chapel St.
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-5400
Grades: PK-8
| 661 students
Rank: #1010.
Benjamin Jepson Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 26% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
15 Lexington Ave.
New Haven, CT 06513
(475) 220-2900
Grades: PK-8
| 507 students
Rank: #1111.
Edgewood School
Math: 24% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
737 Edgewood Ave.
New Haven, CT 06515
(475) 220-8000
Grades: K-8
| 438 students
Rank: #1212.
John S. Martinez Sea And Sky Stem School
Math: 26% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
100 James St.
New Haven, CT 06513
(475) 220-2000
Grades: PK-8
| 528 students
Rank: #1313.
East Rock Community Magnet School
Math: 26% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
133 Nash St.
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-5900
Grades: PK-8
| 504 students
Rank: #1414.
Clinton Avenue School
Math: 20% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
293 Clinton Ave.
New Haven, CT 06513
(475) 220-3300
Grades: PK-8
| 491 students
Rank: #1515.
John C. Daniels
Magnet School
Math: 19% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
569 Congress Ave.
New Haven, CT 06519
(475) 220-3600
Grades: PK-8
| 536 students
Rank: #1616.
Truman School
Math: 23% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
114 Truman St.
New Haven, CT 06519
(475) 220-2100
Grades: PK-8
| 530 students
Rank: #1717.
Bishop Woods Architecture And Design Magnet School
Math: 22% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1481 Quinnipiac Avenue
New Haven, CT 06513
(475) 220-7300
Grades: K-8
| 449 students
Rank: #1818.
West Rock Authors Academy
Magnet School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
311 Valley Street
New Haven, CT 06515
(475) 220-4900
Grades: PK-4
| 203 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Cooperative High School - Inter-district Magnet
Magnet School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
177 College Street
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-2400
Grades: 9-12
| 630 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Hill Regional Career High School
Magnet School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
140 Legion Ave.
New Haven, CT 06519
(475) 220-5000
Grades: 9-12
| 656 students
Rank: #2121.
New Haven Academy
Magnet School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
444 Orange Street
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-6600
Grades: 9-12
| 280 students
Rank: #2222.
Ross/woodward School
Magnet School
Math: 14% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
185 Barnes Ave.
New Haven, CT 06513
(475) 220-3100
Grades: PK-8
| 672 students
Rank: #2323.
King/robinson Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 18% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
150 Fournier St.
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-2700
Grades: PK-8
| 528 students
Rank: #2424.
Columbus Family Academy
Math: 13% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
255 Blatchley Ave.
New Haven, CT 06513
(475) 220-2500
Grades: PK-8
| 495 students
Rank: #2525.
Roberto Clemente Leadership Academy For Global Awareness
Math: 12% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
360 Columbus Avenue
New Haven, CT 06519
(475) 220-7600
Grades: K-8
| 481 students
Rank: #2626.
High School In The Community
Magnet School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
175 Water St.
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-6200
Grades: 9-12
| 237 students
Rank: #2727.
Celentano Biotech Health And Medical Magnet School
Math: 12% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Canner Street
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-3400
Grades: PK-8
| 376 students
Rank: #2828.
Hill Central Music Academy
Math: 15% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
140 Dewitt St.
New Haven, CT 06519
(475) 220-6100
Grades: PK-8
| 487 students
Rank: #2929.
Wexler/grant Community School
Math: 12% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
55 Foote St.
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-5600
Grades: PK-8
| 425 students
Rank: #3030.
Metropolitan Business Academy
Magnet School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
115 Water Street
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-7700
Grades: 9-12
| 405 students
Rank: #31 - 3231. - 32.
Brennan Rogers School
Math: 13% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
200 Wilmot Rd.
New Haven, CT 06515
(475) 220-2200
Grades: PK-8
| 517 students
Rank: #31 - 3231. - 32.
Wilbur Cross High School
Math: 9% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
181 Mitchell Dr.
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-7400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,458 students
Rank: #3333.
Barnard Environmental Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 11% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
170 Derby Ave.
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-3500
Grades: PK-8
| 536 students
Rank: #3434.
Lincoln-bassett School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
130 Bassett St.
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-8500
Grades: PK-6
| 376 students
Rank: #3535.
Fair Haven School
Math: 8% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
164 Grand Ave.
New Haven, CT 06513
(475) 220-2600
Grades: PK-8
| 820 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • New Haven School District
  • 140 Dewitt Street, NEW HAVEN, CT, 06519-1743
  • (203) 946-8888
  • nhps.net
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 20,066 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 81% (Btm 50% in CT)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64

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