Governor William Pitkin School

330 Hills St.
East Hartford, CT 06118
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 330 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Governor William Pitkin School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 50%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 51% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 330 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • : Bottom 50% in CT
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Governor William Pitkin School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

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School Overview

Governor William Pitkin School's student population of 330 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
330 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Governor William Pitkin School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 942 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Governor William Pitkin School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CT)
#555 out of 942 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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35-39%
40%
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40-44%
50%
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40-49%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
10%
5%
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Hispanic
43%
29%
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Black
27%
13%
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White
15%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Governor William Pitkin School's ranking?
Governor William Pitkin School is ranked #555 out of 942 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
What schools are Governor William Pitkin School often compared to?
Governor William Pitkin Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Montessori Magnet School, Museum Academy by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CT state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 50% CT state average).
How many students attend Governor William Pitkin School?
330 students attend Governor William Pitkin School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
43% of Governor William Pitkin School students are Hispanic, 27% of students are Black, 15% of students are White, 10% of students are Asian, and 5% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Governor William Pitkin School?
Governor William Pitkin School has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does Governor William Pitkin School offer ?
Governor William Pitkin School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Governor William Pitkin School part of?
Governor William Pitkin School is part of East Hartford School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 330 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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