Eli Whitney School

  • Eli Whitney School serves 480 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (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 58% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Eli Whitney School's student population of 480 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students480 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Eli Whitney School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Eli Whitney School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. 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#538 out of 968 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
25%
24%
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Black
16%
13%
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White
52%
55%
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Two or more races
3%
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 Score0.650.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStratford School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Stratford Aba Whitney Special Education School
    Grades: K-1 | 6 students
    0.1 miles
    1130 Huntington Road
    Stratford, CT 06614
    (203)385-4198
    0.1 K-1 6
  • Stratford Dlc Whitney Special Education School
    Grades: K-5 | 6 students
    0.1 miles
    1130 Huntington Road
    Stratford, CT 06614
    (203)385-4199
    0.1 K-5 6
  • Stratford Bunnell High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1019 students
    0.3 miles
    1 Bulldog Blvd.
    Stratford, CT 06614
    (203)385-4250
    0.3 9-12 1019
  • Stratford High School Sails Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 11 students
    0.3 miles
    1 Bulldog Blvd
    Stratford, CT 06614
    (203)385-4250
    0.3 9-12 11
  • Stratford High School Steps 9-12 Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 7 students
    0.3 miles
    1 Bulldog Boulevard
    Stratford, CT 06614
    (203)385-4298
    0.3 9-12 7

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