Montessori Magnet At Fisher School

280 Plainfield Street
Hartford, CT 06112
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Montessori Magnet At Fisher School serves 343 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Montessori Magnet At Fisher 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Montessori Magnet At Fisher School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Montessori Magnet At Fisher School's student population of 343 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students343 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Rankings

Montessori Magnet At Fisher 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 Montessori Magnet At Fisher School is 0.72, 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
#683 out of 957 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
11%
5%
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Hispanic
17%
25%
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Black
41%
13%
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White
27%
54%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.720.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHartford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Montessori Magnet At Fisher School is Jumoke Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Stem Magnet At Fisher School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hartford Stem Magnet At Fisher School Magnet School
    Math: 50% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 363 students
    0.1 miles
    280 Plainfield Street
    Hartford, CT 06112
    (860) 695-3500
    0.1 K-8 363
  • Hartford Hartford Prekindergarten Magnet School Magnet School
    Grades: PK | 156 students
    0.3 miles
    121 Cornwall Street
    Hartford, CT 06112
    (860) 695-5820
    0.3 PK 156
  • Hartford Jumoke Academy Charter School
    Math: 24% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 753 students
    0.5 miles
    834 Asylum Ave.
    Hartford, CT 06105
    (860) 527-0575
    0.5 PK-12 753
  • Hartford Rawson School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 357 students
    0.5 miles
    260 Holcomb Street
    Hartford, CT 06112
    (860) 695-4840
    0.5 PK-8 357
  • Hartford Renzulli Gifted And Talented Academy Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 4-8 | 134 students
    0.5 miles
    110 Washington Street
    Hartford, CT 06112
    (860) 695-2140
    0.5 4-8 134

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