Hanover School

  • Hanover School serves 616 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 22% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 41% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Hanover 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 44%.

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School Overview

  • Hanover School's student population of 616 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students616 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hanover School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 968 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hanover School is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#773 out of 968 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
49%
23%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
40%
56%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hanover School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.600.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMeriden School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Hanover School is (0.6 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is (1.4 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Israel Putnam School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Meriden Israel Putnam School
    Grades: PK-5 | 588 students
    0.4 miles
    133 Parker Ave.
    Meriden, CT 06450
    (203)237-8493
    0.4 PK-5 588
  • Meriden Roger Sherman School
    Grades: PK-5 | 559 students
    0.7 miles
    64 North Pearl St.
    Meriden, CT 06450
    (203)238-1286
    0.7 PK-5 559
  • Meriden John Barry School
    Grades: PK-5 | 476 students
    0.8 miles
    124 Columbia St.
    Meriden, CT 06450
    (203)237-8831
    0.8 PK-5 476
  • Meriden Casimir Pulaski School
    Grades: 1-5 | 557 students
    0.9 miles
    100 Clearview Ave.
    Meriden, CT 06450
    (203)238-1273
    0.9 1-5 557

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