155 Harding Ave.
Newington, CT 06111
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Martin Kellogg Middle School serves 629 students in grades 5-8.
Martin Kellogg Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Martin Kellogg Middle School's student population of 629 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
629 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
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School Rankings

Martin Kellogg Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Martin Kellogg Middle School is 0.60, 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.
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State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#505 out of 957 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
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Asian
10%
5%
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Hispanic
22%
25%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
59%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 629 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.60 (Top 50%)

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