Emerson-williams School

  • Emerson-williams School serves 421 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Emerson-williams School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

School Overview

  • Emerson-williams School's student population of 421 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students421 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Emerson-williams 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 Emerson-williams School is 0.48, which is less 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#482 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
21%
25%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
69%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Emerson-williams School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.480.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Emerson-williams School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWethersfield School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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