Edgewood School

  • Edgewood School serves 438 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (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 37% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Edgewood 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 student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

  • Edgewood School's student population of 438 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students438 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Edgewood 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 Edgewood School is 0.66, 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#790 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
15%
25%
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Black
48%
13%
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White
31%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.660.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Edgewood 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

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