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For the 2021 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 4,053 students in Newington School District. Newington School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Connecticut.
The top ranked public schools in Newington School District are Newington High School, Elizabeth Green School and John Paterson School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Newington School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 62% (versus the 57% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Connecticut public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameNewington School District
School District Websitehttp://www.newington-schools.org/
School District Phone Number(860) 665-8610
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CT)
# of Schools7 Schools1,031 Schools
# of Students4,053 Students519,710 Students
# of Teachers307 Teachers42,535 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1

District Comparison

Newington School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 198 school districts in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#103 out of 201 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Newington   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Newington   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
57%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Newington   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
95%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Newington   School District and public school graduation rate of CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.590.64
# of American Indian Students5 Students1,370 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students386 Students27,001 Students
% Asian Students
10%
5%
# of Hispanic Students788 Students127,615 Students
% Hispanic Students
19%
25%
# of Black Students235 Students65,686 Students
% Black Students
6%
13%
# of White Students2,445 Students280,407 Students
% White Students
60%
54%
# of Hawaiian Students3 Students640 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students191 Students16,991 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:6514,219
# of Students in Kindergarten:24535,941
# of Students in 1st Grade:27936,485
# of Students in 2nd Grade:27236,471
# of Students in 3rd Grade:28337,688
# of Students in 4th Grade:31738,546
# of Students in 5th Grade:32639,829
# of Students in 6th Grade:33239,247
# of Students in 7th Grade:32739,751
# of Students in 8th Grade:32039,847
# of Students in 9th Grade:34242,608
# of Students in 10th Grade:31740,348
# of Students in 11th Grade:32539,804
# of Students in 12th Grade:30338,926
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $21,244 in this school district is less than the state median of $22,339. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $21,226 is higher than the state median of $20,069. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (CT)
Total Revenue$86 MM$33 MM
This chart display total revenue of Newington   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$86 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Newington   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$21,244$22,339
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Newington   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$21,226$20,069
This chart display average spending per public school student in Newington   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Newington School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Newington High School Math: 47% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    605 Willard Ave.
    Newington, CT 06111
    (860) 666-5611

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,287 student
  • Rank: #22.
    Elizabeth Green School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    30 Thomas St.
    Newington, CT 06111
    (860) 666-3394

    Grades: PK-4 | 298 students
  • Rank: #3-43.-4.
    John Paterson School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    120 Church St.
    Newington, CT 06111
    (860) 666-4657

    Grades: PK-4 | 390 students
  • Rank: #3-43.-4.
    Ruth Chaffee School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    160 Superior Ave.
    Newington, CT 06111
    (860) 666-4687

    Grades: PK-4 | 327 students
  • Rank: #55.
    John Wallace Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    71 Halleran Dr.
    Newington, CT 06111
    (860) 667-5888

    Grades: 5-8 | 676 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Martin Kellogg Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    155 Harding Ave.
    Newington, CT 06111
    (860) 666-5418

    Grades: 5-8 | 629 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Anna Reynolds School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    85 Reservoir Rd.
    Newington, CT 06111
    (860) 521-7830

    Grades: PK-4 | 446 students
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