New Haven School District

54 Meadow Street
New Haven, CT 06519
(District boundaries shown in map)
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10
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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%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 21 public preschools serving 10,024 students in New Haven School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in Connecticut.
Public Preschools in New Haven School District have an average math proficiency score of 9% (versus the Connecticut public pre school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 22% (versus the 41% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Connecticut public preschool average of 58% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (CT)
# Schools
37 Schools
319 Schools
# Students
18,627 Students
125,485 Students
# Teachers
1,440 Teachers
9,707 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 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 79% has increased from 78% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (CT)
#188 out of 198 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of New Haven   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
12%
39%
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 2020-21 school year data.
25%
51%
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 2020-21 school year data.
79%
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 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.64
0.70
# American Indian Students
41 Students
370 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
534 Students
6,274 Students
% Asian Students
3%
5%
# Hispanic Students
9,021 Students
40,391 Students
% Hispanic Students
48%
32%
# Black Students
6,420 Students
19,149 Students
% Black Students
35%
15%
# White Students
2,076 Students
53,293 Students
% White Students
11%
43%
# Hawaiian Students
10 Students
132 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
525 Students
5,717 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
913
13,497
# Students in K Grade:
1,186
19,455
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,118
17,999
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,318
18,506
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,322
15,480
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,315
14,802
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,385
12,278
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,441
5,136
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,473
3,982
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,560
3,919
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,707
115
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,463
119
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,305
113
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,121
84
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $24,180 in this school district is less than the state median of $25,998. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $23,344 is less than the state median of $25,071. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CT)
Total Revenue
$450 MM
$12,920 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 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$435 MM
$12,459 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 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$24,180
$25,998
This chart display average revenue per public school student in New Haven   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$23,344
$25,071
This chart display average spending per public school student in New Haven   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best New Haven School District Public Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mauro-sheridan Magnet School
Magnet School
(Math: 26% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
191 Fountain St.
New Haven, CT 06515
(475) 220-2800
Grades: PK-8
| 529 students
Rank: #22.
Davis For Arts & Design Innovation
Magnet School
(Math: 20% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
35 Davis St.
New Haven, CT 06515
(475) 220-7800
Grades: PK-8
| 491 students
Rank: #33.
Nathan Hale School
(Math: 13% | Reading: 37%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
480 Townsend Ave.
East Haven, CT 06512
(475) 220-4200
Grades: PK-8
| 544 students
Rank: #44.
Beecher School
Magnet School
(Math: 12% | Reading: 30%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Jewel Street
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-3800
Grades: PK-8
| 500 students
Rank: #55.
John C. Daniels
Magnet School
(Math: 14% | Reading: 27%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
569 Congress Ave.
New Haven, CT 06519
(475) 220-3600
Grades: PK-8
| 490 students
Rank: #66.
East Rock Community Magnet School
Magnet School
(Math: 9% | Reading: 27%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
133 Nash St.
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-5900
Grades: PK-8
| 451 students
Rank: #77.
Celentano Biotech Health And Medical Magnet School
Magnet School
(Math: 9% | Reading: 17%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Canner Street
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-3400
Grades: PK-8
| 348 students
Rank: #88.
Barack H. Obama Magnet University School
Magnet School
(Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
69 Farnham Ave
New Haven, CT 06515
(475) 220-4800
Grades: PK-4
| 317 students
Rank: #99.
Benjamin Jepson Magnet School
Magnet School
(Math: 6% | Reading: 23%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
15 Lexington Ave.
New Haven, CT 06513
(475) 220-2900
Grades: PK-8
| 489 students
Rank: #1010.
Barnard Environmental Magnet School
Magnet School
(Math: 6% | Reading: 22%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
170 Derby Ave.
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-3500
Grades: PK-8
| 467 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
John S. Martinez Sea And Sky Stem School
(Math: 7% | Reading: 21%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
100 James St.
New Haven, CT 06513
(475) 220-2000
Grades: PK-8
| 477 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Ross/woodward School
Magnet School
(Math: 7% | Reading: 21%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
185 Barnes Ave.
New Haven, CT 06513
(475) 220-3100
Grades: PK-8
| 636 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
King/robinson Magnet School
Magnet School
(Math: 7% | Reading: 14%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
150 Fournier St.
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-2700
Grades: PK-8
| 466 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Truman School
(Math: 7% | Reading: 14%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
114 Truman St.
New Haven, CT 06519
(475) 220-2100
Grades: PK-8
| 505 students
Rank: #1515.
Conte/west Hills Magnet School
Magnet School
(Math: 4% | Reading: 17%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
511 Chapel St.
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-5400
Grades: PK-8
| 616 students
Rank: #1616.
Brennan Rogers School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
200 Wilmot Rd.
New Haven, CT 06515
(475) 220-2200
Grades: PK-8
| 374 students
Rank: #1717.
Family Of Multilingual Exploration
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 11%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
255 Blatchley Ave.
New Haven, CT 06513
(475) 220-2500
Grades: PK-8
| 436 students
Rank: #1818.
Fair Haven School
(Math: 3% | Reading: 12%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
164 Grand Ave.
New Haven, CT 06513
(475) 220-2600
Grades: PK-8
| 737 students
Rank: #1919.
Augusta Lewis Troup School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
259 Edgewood Ave.
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-3000
Grades: PK-8
| 425 students
Rank: #2020.
Lincoln-bassett School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
130 Bassett St.
New Haven, CT 06511
(475) 220-8500
Grades: PK-6
| 286 students
Rank: #2121.
Hill Central Music Academy
(Math: 3% | Reading: 9%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
140 Dewitt St.
New Haven, CT 06519
(475) 220-6100
Grades: PK-8
| 440 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 37 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 18,627 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • : 79% (Btm 50% in CT)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 12% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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