West Haven School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 9 top public schools in West Haven School District, serving 5,625 students.
  • Public school in West Haven School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus Connecticut public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus 57% Connecticut statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
  • The school with the highest math and reading proficiency is Edith E. Mackrille School, with 75-79% math proficiency and 75-79% reading proficiency. Read more about public school math/reading proficiency statistics in Connecticut or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic) , which is more than the Connecticut public school average of 45% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Connecticut public school average of 13:1.

Overview

School District NameWest Haven School District
School District Websitehttp://www.whschools.org
School District Phone Number(203)937-4300
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CT)
# of Schools11 Schools1,264 Schools
# of Students5,625 Students531,370 Students
# of Teachers440 Teachers41,403 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1

District Comparison

  • West Haven School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 197 school districts in Connecticut (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 75% has increased from 72% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
57%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
75%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of West Haven   School District and public school graduation rate of CT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.710.63
# of American Indian Students13 Students1,430 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students230 Students27,198 Students
% Asian Students
4%
5%
# of Hispanic Students2,056 Students126,719 Students
% Hispanic Students
37%
24%
# of Black Students1,284 Students67,666 Students
% Black Students
23%
13%
# of White Students1,879 Students292,342 Students
% White Students
33%
55%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students545 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students161 Students15,469 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:9517,734
# of Students in Kindergarten:48336,804
# of Students in 1st Grade:48537,005
# of Students in 2nd Grade:42437,903
# of Students in 3rd Grade:47438,600
# of Students in 4th Grade:46039,815
# of Students in 5th Grade:46439,335
# of Students in 6th Grade:49939,864
# of Students in 7th Grade:41740,131
# of Students in 8th Grade:39641,071
# of Students in 9th Grade:37342,504
# of Students in 10th Grade:37541,082
# of Students in 11th Grade:35639,993
# of Students in 12th Grade:32439,529
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $18,244 in this school district is less than the state average of $21,667. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $17,577 is less than the state average of $18,999. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CT)
Total Revenue$110 MM$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of West Haven   School District and average revenue for each school distric in CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$106 MM$27 MM
This chart display total spending of West Haven   School District and average spending for each school distric in CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$18,244$21,667
This chart display average revenue per public school student in West Haven   School District and average revenue per public school student in CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$17,577$18,999
This chart display average spending per public school student in West Haven   School District and average spending per public school student in CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

West Haven School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | CT School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • West Haven Alma E. Pagels School Math: 60-64% / Reading: 50-54% | Top 50%
    26 Benham Hill Rd.
    West Haven, CT 06516
    (203)931-6840

    Grades: PK-4 | 335 students
  • West Haven Carrigan 5/6 Intermediate School Math: 30% / Reading: 48% | Bottom 50%
    2 Tetlow St.
    West Haven, CT 06516
    (203)937-4390

    Grades: 5-6 | 914 students
  • West Haven Edith E. Mackrille School Math: 75-79% / Reading: 75-79% | Top 10%
    806 Jones Hill Rd.
    West Haven, CT 06516
    (203)931-6820

    Grades: PK-4 | 320 students
  • West Haven Forest School Math: 45-49% / Reading: 50-54% | Bottom 50%
    95 Burwell Rd.
    West Haven, CT 06516
    (203)931-6800

    Grades: PK-4 | 424 students
  • West Haven Harry M. Bailey Middle School Math: 42% / Reading: 47% | Bottom 50%
    106 Morgan Ln.
    West Haven, CT 06516
    (203)937-4380

    Grades: 7-8 | 919 students
  • West Haven Savin Rock Community School Math: 40-44% / Reading: 35-39% | Bottom 50%
    50 Park St.
    West Haven, CT 06516
    (203)931-6850

    Grades: PK-4 | 482 students
  • West Haven Seth G. Haley School Math: 35-39% / Reading: 35-39% | Bottom 50%
    148 South St.
    West Haven, CT 06516
    (203)931-6810

    Grades: PK-4 | 378 students
  • West Haven Washington School Math: 45-49% / Reading: 40-44% | Bottom 50%
    369 Washington Ave.
    West Haven, CT 06516
    (203)931-6880

    Grades: PK-4 | 444 students
  • West Haven West Haven High School Math: 16% / Reading: 49% | Bottom 50%
    One Mcdonough Plaza
    West Haven, CT 06516
    (203)937-4360

    Grades: 8-12 | 1453 students
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