Eli Whitney School

  • Eli Whitney School serves 397 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (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 53% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Eli Whitney School's student population of 397 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students397 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Eli Whitney School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Eli Whitney School is 0.46, 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#389 out of 968 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
15%
24%
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Black
6%
13%
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White
72%
55%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Eli Whitney School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.460.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameENFIELD SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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