Davis For Arts & Design Innovation

35 Davis St.
New Haven, CT 06515
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Davis For Arts & Design Innovation serves 491 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Davis 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 51%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 51% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 491 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Davis For Arts & Design Innovation's student population of 491 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
491 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Davis For Arts & Design Innovation is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 940 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Davis For Arts & Design Innovation is 0.58, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#678 out of 940 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
21%
29%
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Black
60%
13%
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White
14%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Davis For Arts & Design Innovation's ranking?
Davis For Arts & Design Innovation is ranked #678 out of 940 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
What schools are Davis For Arts & Design Innovation often compared to?
Davis For Arts & Design Innovationis often viewed alongside schools like Mauro-sheridan Magnet School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% CT state average), while 41% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CT state average).
How many students attend Davis For Arts & Design Innovation?
491 students attend Davis For Arts & Design Innovation.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
60% of Davis For Arts & Design Innovation students are Black, 21% of students are Hispanic, 14% of students are White, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Davis For Arts & Design Innovation?
Davis For Arts & Design Innovation has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does Davis For Arts & Design Innovation offer ?
Davis For Arts & Design Innovation offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Davis For Arts & Design Innovation part of?
Davis For Arts & Design Innovation is part of New Haven School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 491 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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