John S. Martinez School

  • John S. Martinez School serves 537 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 22% (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 24% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • John S. Martinez School's student population of 537 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students537 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of John S. Martinez School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John S. Martinez School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of John S. Martinez School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#887 out of 968 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of John S. Martinez School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
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Hispanic
88%
24%
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Black
9%
13%
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White
3%
55%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in John S. Martinez School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.220.42
This chart display the diversity score of John S. Martinez School and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in John S. Martinez School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Haven School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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