Edith E. Mackrille School

  • Edith E. Mackrille School serves 320 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Edith E. Mackrille School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

Top Placements

Edith E. Mackrille School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

  • Edith E. Mackrille School's student population of 320 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students320 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Edith E. Mackrille School is ranked within the top 10% of all 956 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Edith E. Mackrille School is 0.71, 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 School Rank (16-17)#87 out of 956 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
9%
5%
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Hispanic
26%
25%
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Black
21%
13%
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White
42%
54%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.710.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Haven School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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