Thomas Hooker School

70 Overlook Rd.
Meriden, CT 06450
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Thomas Hooker School serves 418 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Thomas Hooker School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Thomas Hooker School's student population of 418 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students418 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Thomas Hooker School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Thomas Hooker 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.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#243 out of 951 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
47%
25%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
43%
54%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.600.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMeriden School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Thomas Hooker School is Francis T. Maloney High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Washington Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Israel Putnam School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Meriden Francis T. Maloney High School Math: 17% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,134 student
    0.9 miles
    121 Gravel St.
    Meriden, CT 06450
    (203) 238-2334
    0.9 9-12 1,134
  • Meriden Israel Putnam School Math: 49% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 525 students
    1.0 miles
    133 Parker Ave.
    Meriden, CT 06450
    (203) 237-8493
    1 PK-5 525
  • Meriden Roger Sherman School Math: 33% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 509 students
    1.2 miles
    64 North Pearl St.
    Meriden, CT 06450
    (203) 238-1286
    1.2 PK-5 509
  • Meriden Casimir Pulaski School Math: 39% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-5 | 519 students
    1.4 miles
    100 Clearview Ave.
    Meriden, CT 06450
    (203) 238-1273
    1.4 1-5 519
  • Meriden Hanover School Math: 31% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 552 students
    1.5 miles
    208 Main St.
    Meriden, CT 06450
    (203) 235-6359
    1.5 PK-5 552

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