Emma Hart Willard School

  • Emma Hart Willard School serves 492 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (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.
  • Emma Hart Willard School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Emma Hart Willard School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

  • Emma Hart Willard School's student population of 492 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students492 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Emma Hart Willard School is ranked within the top 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 Emma Hart Willard School is 0.36, 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#343 out of 951 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
12%
25%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
79%
54%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.360.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBerlin School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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