Whiting Lane School

47 Whiting Ln.
West Hartford, CT 06119
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 20%
Serving 376 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Whiting Lane School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 50%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 376 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • : Top 20% in CT
  • : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Whiting Lane School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Whiting Lane School's student population of 376 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
376 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Whiting Lane School ranks within the top 20% of all 942 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Whiting Lane School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CT)
#140 out of 942 schools
(Top 20%)
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65-69%
40%
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70-74%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
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Asian
11%
5%
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Hispanic
21%
29%
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Black
10%
13%
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White
50%
49%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Whiting Lane School's ranking?
Whiting Lane School is ranked #140 out of 942 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut.
What schools are Whiting Lane School often compared to?
Whiting Lane Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Morley School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
65-69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CT state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 50% CT state average).
How many students attend Whiting Lane School?
376 students attend Whiting Lane School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of Whiting Lane School students are White, 21% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Asian, 10% of students are Black, and 8% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Whiting Lane School?
Whiting Lane School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does Whiting Lane School offer ?
Whiting Lane School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Whiting Lane School part of?
Whiting Lane School is part of West Hartford School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 376 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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