Gilmartin School

  • Gilmartin School serves 486 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 22% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Gilmartin School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Gilmartin School's student population of 486 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students486 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gilmartin 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 Gilmartin School is 0.66, which is more 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#876 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
52%
25%
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Black
20%
13%
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White
19%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.660.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaterbury School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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