West Woods School

  • West Woods School serves 372 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 66% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • West Woods School's student population of 372 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students372 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Woods School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Woods School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#219 out of 968 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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Asian
19%
5%
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Hispanic
8%
24%
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Black
15%
13%
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White
54%
55%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Woods School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.650.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West Woods School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Woods School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHamden School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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  • Cheshire Norton School
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    3.2 miles
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  • North Haven Green Acres Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 369 students
    3.6 miles
    146 Upper State St.
    North Haven, CT 06473
    (203)239-5387
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  • Hamden Hamden Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 812 students
    3.6 miles
    2623 Dixwell Ave.
    Hamden, CT 06518
    (203)407-3140
    3.6 7-8 812

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