Joseph O. Goodwin School

1235 Forbes St.
East Hartford, CT 06118
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Joseph O. Goodwin School serves 364 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Joseph O. Goodwin 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 45-49% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Joseph O. Goodwin School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Joseph O. Goodwin School's student population of 364 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students364 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Joseph O. Goodwin 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 Joseph O. Goodwin 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
#713 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
49%
25%
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Black
25%
13%
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White
20%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.660.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Hartford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Joseph O. Goodwin School is Connecticut Ib Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Smith Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Governor William Pitkin School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • East Hartford Governor William Pitkin School Math: 40% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 353 students
    0.7 miles
    330 Hills St.
    East Hartford, CT 06118
    (860) 622-5480
    0.7 K-5 353
  • East Hartford Dr. Thomas S. O'connell School Math: 36% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 537 students
    0.8 miles
    301 May Rd.
    East Hartford, CT 06118
    (860) 622-5460
    0.8 K-5 537
  • Glastonbury Glastonbury/east Hartford Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 457 students
    0.8 miles
    95 Oak Street
    Glastonbury, CT 06033
    (860) 633-4455
    0.8 PK-5 457
  • East Hartford Connecticut Ib Academy Magnet School
    Math: 40-49% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 187 students
    0.9 miles
    857 Forbes St.
    East Hartford, CT 06118
    (860) 622-5590
    0.9 9-12 187
  • East Hartford East Hartford High School Math: 16% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,728 student
    0.9 miles
    869 Forbes St.
    East Hartford, CT 06118
    (860) 622-5200
    0.9 9-12 1,728

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