Dual Language & Arts Magnet Middle School

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  • Dual Language & Arts Magnet Middle School serves 147 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Dual Language & Arts Magnet Middle School's student population of 147 students has grown by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students147 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dual Language & Arts Magnet Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dual Language & Arts Magnet Middle School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#730 out of 968 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
41%
24%
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Black
10%
13%
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White
36%
55%
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Two or more races
11%
3%
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Diversity Score0.690.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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