Worthington Hooker School

Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Worthington Hooker School serves 449 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Worthington Hooker School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (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 79% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Worthington Hooker School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Worthington Hooker School's student population of 449 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students449 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Worthington Hooker School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Worthington Hooker 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 Testing Rank
#154 out of 951 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
30%
5%
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Hispanic
9%
25%
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Black
13%
13%
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White
45%
54%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.690.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Haven School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Worthington Hooker School is Wilbur Cross High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is East Rock Community Magnet School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Haven Wilbur Cross High School Math: 18% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,458 student
    0.3 miles
    181 Mitchell Dr.
    New Haven, CT 06511
    (475) 220-7400
    0.3 9-12 1,458
  • New Haven East Rock Community Magnet School Math: 24% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 504 students
    0.4 miles
    133 Nash St.
    New Haven, CT 06511
    (475) 220-5900
    0.4 PK-8 504
  • New Haven Celentano Biotech Health And Medical Magnet School Math: 15% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 376 students
    0.5 miles
    400 Canner Street
    New Haven, CT 06511
    (475) 220-3400
    0.5 PK-8 376
  • New Haven Booker T. Washington Academy Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 300 students
    0.8 miles
    804 State Street
    New Haven, CT 06511
    (203) 691-6535
    0.8 K-4 300
  • West Haven Engineering - Science University Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 54% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 596 students
    0.8 miles
    500 Boston Post Road
    West Haven, CT 06516
    (475) 220-6000
    0.8 6-12 596

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