East Rock Community Magnet School

Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
East Rock Community Magnet School serves 504 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
East Rock Community 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

East Rock Community Magnet School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

East Rock Community Magnet School's student population of 504 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students504 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of East Rock Community Magnet School
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

East Rock Community Magnet School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of East Rock Community Magnet School is 0.68, which is more 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#808 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
42%
25%
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Black
36%
13%
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White
15%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.680.64
This chart display the diversity score of East Rock Community 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
55%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East Rock Community Magnet School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Rock Community 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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Haven School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to East Rock Community Magnet School is Wilbur Cross High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Amistad Academy (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Haven Wilbur Cross High School Math: 18% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,458 student
    0.3 miles
    181 Mitchell Dr.
    New Haven, CT 06511
    (475) 220-7400
    0.3 9-12 1,458
  • New Haven Amistad Academy Charter School
    Math: 50% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 1,081 student
    0.4 miles
    130 Edgewood Avenue
    New Haven, CT 06511
    (203) 772-7000
    0.4 K-12 1,081
  • New Haven Worthington Hooker School Math: 71% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 449 students
    0.4 miles
    180 Canner St.
    New Haven, CT 06511
    (475) 220-7200
    0.4 K-8 449
  • New Haven Booker T. Washington Academy Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 300 students
    0.6 miles
    804 State Street
    New Haven, CT 06511
    (203) 691-6535
    0.6 K-4 300
  • West Haven Engineering - Science University Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 54% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 596 students
    0.6 miles
    500 Boston Post Road
    West Haven, CT 06516
    (475) 220-6000
    0.6 6-12 596

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