Top Connecticut Public Schools Eligible For Free Lunch

Approximately 31% of public school students in Connecticut are eligible for free lunch (2022).
The public schools with the highest eligible for free lunch are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The public school with the highest percentage of students eligible for free lunch in Connecticut is Achievement First Hartford Academy Inc. with 99% of students eligible.

Public Schools Eligible For Free Lunch in Connecticut (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Achievement First Hartford Academy Inc.
Charter School
Math: 53% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 99%
Grades: K-12
305 Greenfield Street
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-6685
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Elm City College Preparatory School
Charter School
Math: 52% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 97%
Grades: K-12
407 James Street
New Haven, CT 06513
(203) 772-7010
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Path Academy
Charter School
Eligible for Free Lunch: 97%
Grades: 9-12
832-842 Main Street
Willimantic, CT 06226
(860) 336-4200
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Achievement First Bridgeport Academy
Charter School
Math: 51% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 96%
Grades: K-12
655 Stillman St.
Bridgeport, CT 06608
(203) 338-0593
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Amistad Academy
Charter School
Math: 47% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 96%
Grades: K-12
130 Edgewood Avenue
New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 772-7000
Rank: #66.
Milner School
Math: 5% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 93%
Grades: PK-8
104 Vine Street
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-4380
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Global Communications Academy
Math: 10% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 92%
Grades: K-12
85 Edwards Street
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-6020
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Eligible for Free Lunch: 92%
Grades: PK-8
55 Waverly Street
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-5160
Rank: #99.
Sand School
Math: 4% | Reading: 12%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 91%
Grades: K-8
1750 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06120
(860) 695-5040
Rank: #10 - 1310. - 13.
Burr School
Math: 10% | Reading: 12%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 90%
Grades: PK-8
400 Wethersfield Avenue
Hartford, CT 06114
(860) 695-3080
Rank: #10 - 1310. - 13.
Eligible for Free Lunch: 90%
Grades: 10-12
150 Tower Avenue
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-1733
Rank: #10 - 1310. - 13.
Smalley Elementary School
Math: 4% | Reading: 8%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
Eligible for Free Lunch: 90%
Grades: K-5
175 West St.
New Britain, CT 06051
(860) 225-8647
Rank: #10 - 1310. - 13.
W. B. Sweeney School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 90%
Grades: K-5
60 Oak Hill Dr.
Willimantic, CT 06226
(860) 465-2420
Rank: #14 - 1714. - 17.
Bennie Dover Jackson Middle School
Math: 11% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 89%
Grades: 6-8
36 Waller St.
New London, CT 06320
(860) 437-6480
Rank: #14 - 1714. - 17.
Burns Latino Studies Academy
Math: 8% | Reading: 8%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
Eligible for Free Lunch: 89%
Grades: PK-8
195 Putnam Street
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 695-2980
Rank: #14 - 1714. - 17.
M. D. Fox School
Math: 13% | Reading: 18%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 89%
Grades: PK-8
470 Maple Avenue
Hartford, CT 06114
(860) 695-7790
Rank: #14 - 1714. - 17.
Mcdonough Middle School
Math: 7% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 89%
Grades: 6-8
111 Hillside Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 695-4260
Rank: #1818.
Natchaug School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
Eligible for Free Lunch: 88%
Grades: K-5
123 Jackson St.
Willimantic, CT 06226
(860) 465-2380
Rank: #19 - 2119. - 21.
Batchelder School
Eligible for Free Lunch: 87%
Grades: PK-8
757 New Britain Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 695-2720
Rank: #19 - 2119. - 21.
Hphs Nursing And Health Sciences Academy
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 87%
Grades: 9-12
55 Forest Street
Hartford, CT 06105
(860) 695-1325
Rank: #19 - 2119. - 21.
Wish Museum School
Math: 3% | Reading: 9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 87%
Grades: PK-8
350 Barbour Street
Hartford, CT 06120
(860) 695-5600
Rank: #2222.
New Beginnings Inc Family Academy
Charter School
Math: 21% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
Eligible for Free Lunch: 86%
Grades: PK-8
184 Garden St.
Bridgeport, CT 06605
(203) 384-2897
Rank: #23 - 2823. - 28.
C.b. Jennings Dual Language & International Elementary Magn
Magnet School
Math: 17% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 85%
Grades: PK-5
50 Mercer Street
New London, CT 06320
(860) 447-6050
Rank: #23 - 2823. - 28.
Hphs Engineering And Green Technology Academy
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 85%
Grades: 9-12
55 Forest Street
Hartford, CT 06105
(860) 695-1315
Rank: #23 - 2823. - 28.
New London High School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 85%
Grades: 9-12
490 Jefferson Ave.
New London, CT 06320
(860) 437-6400
Rank: #23 - 2823. - 28.
Pulaski Middle School
Math: 5% | Reading: 15%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 85%
Grades: 6-8
757 Farmington Ave.
New Britain, CT 06053
(860) 225-7665
Rank: #23 - 2823. - 28.
Sanchez School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 85%
Grades: PK-5
176 Babcock Street
Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 695-4940
Rank: #23 - 2823. - 28.
Windham Middle School
Math: 19% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 85%
Grades: 6-8
123 Quarry St.
Willimantic, CT 06226
(860) 465-2351
Rank: #29 - 3129. - 31.
Asian Studies Academy At Bellizzi School
Math: 8% | Reading: 17%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 84%
Grades: PK-8
215 South Street
Hartford, CT 06114
(860) 695-2400
Rank: #29 - 3129. - 31.
Slade Middle School
Math: 4% | Reading: 14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
Eligible for Free Lunch: 84%
Grades: 6-8
183 Steele St.
New Britain, CT 06052
(860) 225-6395
Rank: #29 - 3129. - 31.
West Middle School
Math: 15% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 84%
Grades: PK-8
44 Niles Street
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-5480
Rank: #32 - 3732. - 37.
Anna E. Norris School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 83%
Grades: K-5
40 Remington Rd.
East Hartford, CT 06108
(860) 622-5740
Rank: #32 - 3732. - 37.
Chamberlain Elementary School
Math: 9% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 83%
Grades: K-5
120 Newington Ave.
New Britain, CT 06051
(860) 832-5691
Rank: #32 - 3732. - 37.
Hphs Law And Government Academy
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 83%
Grades: 9-12
55 Forest Street
Hartford, CT 06105
(860) 695-1320
Rank: #32 - 3732. - 37.
M. L. King Junior School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eligible for Free Lunch: 83%
Grades: PK-8
25 Ridgefield Street
Hartford, CT 06112
(860) 695-3980
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