King Philip Middle School

  • King Philip Middle School serves 985 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 63% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 73% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • King Philip Middle School's student population of 985 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 83 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students985 students
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Total Classroom Teachers83 teachers
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School Comparison

  • King Philip Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of King Philip Middle School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. 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#346 out of 968 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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Asian
12%
5%
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Hispanic
16%
24%
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Black
7%
13%
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White
61%
55%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.590.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Hartford School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Hartford Hall High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1447 students
    0.2 miles
    975 North Main St.
    West Hartford, CT 06117
    (860)232-4561
    0.2 9-12 1447
  • West Hartford Aiken School
    Grades: PK-5 | 410 students
    0.5 miles
    212 King Philip Dr.
    West Hartford, CT 06117
    (860)233-6994
    0.5 PK-5 410
  • West Hartford Achieve Special Education School
    Grades: 12 | 13 students
    0.6 miles
    11 Wampanoag Drive
    West Hartford, CT 06117
    (860)231-7945
    0.6 12 13
  • West Hartford Waave (w Hartford Applied Academic/voc'l Experience) Special Education School
    Grades: 12 | 17 students
    0.6 miles
    11 Wampanoag Drive
    West Hartford, CT 06117
    (860)231-7945
    0.6 12 17
  • West Hartford Norfeldt Learning Center Special Education School
    Grades: 2-5 | 10 students
    1.0 miles
    35 Barksdale Rd
    West Hartford, CT 06117
    (860)233-4421
    1.0 2-5 10

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