511 Chapel St.
New Haven, CT 06511
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Conte/west Hills Magnet School serves 661 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Conte/west Hills Magnet School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Conte/west Hills Magnet School's student population of 661 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
661 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
43 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Conte/west Hills Magnet School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Conte/west Hills Magnet School is 0.61, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#763 out of 957 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Conte/west Hills Magnet School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Conte/west Hills Magnet School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
12:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Conte/west Hills Magnet School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
48%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Conte/west Hills Magnet School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
40%
13%
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White
9%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.61
This chart display the diversity score of Conte/west Hills Magnet School and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Conte/west Hills Magnet School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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this school has week teachers........i wish they had better lunchs for the kids i have been there.....
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 661 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.61 (Top 50%)

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