Montessori Magnet School

1460 Broad St.
Hartford, CT 06106
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Montessori Magnet School serves 357 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Montessori Magnet 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 51%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 357 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Montessori Magnet School's student population of 357 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
357 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Montessori Magnet School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 940 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Montessori Magnet School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#828 out of 940 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
62%
29%
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Black
11%
13%
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White
19%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Montessori Magnet School's ranking?
Montessori Magnet School is ranked #828 out of 940 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% CT state average), while 15-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CT state average).
How many students attend Montessori Magnet School?
357 students attend Montessori Magnet School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
62% of Montessori Magnet School students are Hispanic, 19% of students are White, 11% of students are Black, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Montessori Magnet School?
Montessori Magnet School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does Montessori Magnet School offer ?
Montessori Magnet School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Montessori Magnet School part of?
Montessori Magnet School is part of Capitol Region Education Council School District.

School Calendar

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Event
Date
No School - Spring Break
April 08, 2024 (Monday)
Early Dismissal - Last Day of School (Tentative)
June 06, 2024 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 357 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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