Nathan Hale Middle School

  • Nathan Hale Middle School serves 680 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (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% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Nathan Hale Middle 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

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School Overview

  • Nathan Hale Middle School's student population of 680 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students680 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nathan Hale Middle 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 Nathan Hale Middle School is 0.67, 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#688 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
42%
25%
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Black
16%
13%
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White
36%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.670.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorwalk School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Norwalk Naramake Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 392 students
    0.3 miles
    16 King Street
    Norwalk, CT 06851
    (203) 899-2900
    0.3 PK-5 392
  • Norwalk Norwalk High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,682 student
    0.5 miles
    23 Calvin Murphy Street
    Norwalk, CT 06851
    (203) 838-4481
    0.5 9-12 1,682
  • Norwalk Tracey School
    Grades: PK-5 | 391 students
    1.1 miles
    20 Camp Street
    Norwalk, CT 06851
    (203) 899-2960
    1.1 PK-5 391
  • Norwalk Jefferson Magnet School
    Grades: K-5 | 557 students
    1.3 miles
    75 Van Buren Avenue
    Norwalk, CT 06850
    (203) 899-2870
    1.3 K-5 557
  • Norwalk Wolfpit School
    Grades: K-5 | 325 students
    1.3 miles
    One Starlight Drive
    Norwalk, CT 06851
    (203) 899-2980
    1.3 K-5 325

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