35 Davis St.
New Haven, CT 06515
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Davis Academy For Arts & Design Innovation serves 498 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Davis Academy For Arts & Design Innovation 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 48% (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 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 50% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 498 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 48% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Davis Academy For Arts & Design Innovation's student population of 498 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
498 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Davis Academy For Arts & Design Innovation 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 Davis Academy For Arts & Design Innovation is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#700 out of 957 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
20%
28%
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Black
59%
13%
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White
16%
50%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 498 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 48% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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