Hanover School

  • Hanover School serves 552 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

School Overview

  • Hanover School's student population of 552 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students552 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hanover School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 956 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hanover School is 0.59, 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 School Rank (16-17)#746 out of 956 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
52%
25%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
38%
54%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.590.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMeriden School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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