Wolcott School

  • Wolcott School serves 458 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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Wolcott School's student population of 458 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students458 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wolcott School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wolcott School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. 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#380 out of 968 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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Asian
17%
5%
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Hispanic
22%
24%
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Black
7%
13%
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White
49%
55%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wolcott School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.680.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWEST HARTFORD SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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  • West Hartford Webster Hill School
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    1.3 miles
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  • Newington Martin Kellogg Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 599 students
    1.4 miles
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  • West Hartford Duffy School
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    1.5 miles
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    West Hartford, CT 06107
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