Wolcott School

  • Wolcott School serves 410 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (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 63% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Wolcott School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Wolcott School's student population of 410 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students410 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wolcott School is ranked within the top 50% of all 956 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wolcott School is 0.69, 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 School Rank (16-17)#357 out of 956 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
19%
5%
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Hispanic
21%
25%
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Black
7%
13%
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White
48%
54%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.690.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Hartford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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