West Hartford School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 16 public schools in West Hartford School District, serving 9,519 students. West Hartford School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Connecticut.
Public schools in West Hartford School District have an average math proficiency score of 61% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 72% (versus the 57% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
The top ranked public schools in West Hartford School District are Bugbee School, Norfeldt School and Hall High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the Connecticut public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut public school average of 12:1.

Overview

School District NameWest Hartford School District
School District Websitehttp://www.whps.org/
School District Phone Number(860) 523-3500
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CT)
# of Schools16 Schools1,031 Schools
# of Students9,519 Students519,710 Students
# of Teachers784 Teachers42,535 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1

District Comparison

West Hartford School District, which is ranked within the top 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 93% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#69 out of 201 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of West Hartford   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
57%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
93%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of West Hartford   School District and public school graduation rate of CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.620.64
# of American Indian Students10 Students1,370 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students1,087 Students27,001 Students
% Asian Students
11%
5%
# of Hispanic Students1,739 Students127,615 Students
% Hispanic Students
18%
25%
# of Black Students755 Students65,686 Students
% Black Students
8%
13%
# of White Students5,470 Students280,407 Students
% White Students
58%
54%
# of Hawaiian Students12 Students640 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students446 Students16,991 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:24714,219
# of Students in Kindergarten:61835,941
# of Students in 1st Grade:64836,485
# of Students in 2nd Grade:65336,471
# of Students in 3rd Grade:66737,688
# of Students in 4th Grade:74238,546
# of Students in 5th Grade:73439,829
# of Students in 6th Grade:74239,247
# of Students in 7th Grade:72939,751
# of Students in 8th Grade:78739,847
# of Students in 9th Grade:79142,608
# of Students in 10th Grade:70440,348
# of Students in 11th Grade:74539,804
# of Students in 12th Grade:71238,926
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $21,116 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 $23,055 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$201 MM$33 MM
This chart display total revenue of West Hartford   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$220 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of West Hartford   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$21,116$22,339
This chart display average revenue per public school student in West Hartford   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$23,055$20,069
This chart display average spending per public school student in West Hartford   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.

West Hartford School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Bugbee School Math: 84% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1943 Asylum Ave.
    West Hartford, CT 06117
    (860) 929-5500

    Grades: K-5 | 394 students
  • Norfeldt School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    35 Barksdale Rd.
    West Hartford, CT 06117
    (860) 233-4421

    Grades: K-5 | 317 students
  • Hall High School Math: 67% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    975 North Main St.
    West Hartford, CT 06117
    (860) 232-4561

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,490 student
  • Morley School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    77 Bretton Rd.
    West Hartford, CT 06119
    (860) 233-8535

    Grades: K-5 | 297 students
  • Whiting Lane School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    47 Whiting Ln.
    West Hartford, CT 06119
    (860) 233-8541

    Grades: PK-5 | 377 students
  • Braeburn School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    45 Braeburn Rd.
    West Hartford, CT 06107
    (860) 561-2200

    Grades: K-5 | 349 students
  • Duffy School Math: 73% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    95 Westminster St.
    West Hartford, CT 06107
    (860) 521-0110

    Grades: K-5 | 490 students
  • Aiken School Math: 64% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    212 King Philip Dr.
    West Hartford, CT 06117
    (860) 233-6994

    Grades: PK-5 | 421 students
  • King Philip Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    100 King Philip Dr.
    West Hartford, CT 06117
    (860) 233-8236

    Grades: 6-8 | 933 students
  • Conard High School Math: 58% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    110 Beechwood Rd.
    West Hartford, CT 06107
    (860) 231-5000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,462 student
  • Bristow Middle School Math: 59% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    34 Highland St.
    Hartford, CT 06102
    (860) 231-2100

    Grades: 6-8 | 420 students
  • Webster Hill School Math: 61% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    125 Webster Hill Blvd.
    West Hartford, CT 06117
    (860) 521-0320

    Grades: PK-5 | 361 students
  • Smith School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    64 St. James St.
    West Hartford, CT 06119
    (860) 236-3317

    Grades: PK-5 | 370 students
  • Wolcott School Math: 55% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    71 Wolcott Rd.
    West Hartford, CT 06110
    (860) 561-2300

    Grades: K-5 | 410 students
  • Sedgwick Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    128 Sedgwick Rd.
    West Hartford, CT 06107
    (860) 570-6500

    Grades: 6-8 | 905 students
  • Charter Oak International Academy Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    425 Oakwood Ave.
    West Hartford, CT 06110
    (860) 233-8506

    Grades: PK-5 | 523 students
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