West Woods School

Serves grades KG - 6

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
350 West Todd St.
Hamden, CT 06518
Phone
(203) 407-2050
District
HAMDEN SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
NEW HAVEN COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
341
Classroom Teachers
24

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Connecticut

7

(10 is best)

Better than 62.6% of CT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

West Woods School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
59%
55%
54%
55%
64%
55%
59%
55%
54%
55%
64%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
64%
54%
64%
55%
64%
53%
64%
54%
64%
55%
64%
53%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
59%
53%
64%
59%
54%
46%
59%
53%
64%
59%
54%
46%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

80 60 40 20 0
69%
50%
74%
55%
64%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
15
13
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 38 11.1%
Grade 1 42 12.3%
Grade 2 52 15.2%
Grade 3 41 12.0%
Grade 4 45 13.2%
Grade 5 59 17.3%
Grade 6 64 18.8%
Total 341 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 51.1% 35.8% 53.3%
Black 19.7% 32.4% 13.1%
Hispanic 13.7% 23.6% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 15.2% 8.0% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.3% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 19.1% 48.9% 41.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.1% 39.6% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.0% 9.4% 6.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 60,982 3,565,287
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,832.6 734
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.2% 5.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.0% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.7% 31.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.9% 28.4%
65 OR OLDER 16.1% 16.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 22,577 1,370,746
Single Parent Households With Children 8.8% 9.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.7% 90.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 46.1% 39.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 20.3% 22.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.6% 17.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.8% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.9% 15.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.0% 13.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.9% 10.6%
$15,000 or less 7.4% 8.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $16,184 $81,989,000 55.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,093 $10,603,000 7.2%
Staff $356 $1,806,000 1.2%
General Administration $855 $4,331,000 3.0%
School Administration $1,315 $6,661,000 4.5%
Operation $2,282 $11,562,000 7.9%
Transportation $1,499 $7,596,000 5.2%
Other $505 $2,558,000 1.7%
Total Support $8,906 $45,117,000 30.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,848 $19,493,000 13.3%
Total Expenditures $28,938 $146,599,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,752 $6,147,666,000 52.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,423 $744,314,000 6.4%
Staff $694 $362,924,000 3.1%
General Administration $494 $258,434,000 2.2%
School Administration $1,197 $626,350,000 5.4%
Operation $1,751 $915,940,000 7.9%
Transportation $1,039 $543,508,000 4.7%
Other $724 $378,851,000 3.3%
Total Support $7,322 $3,830,321,000 33.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,134 $1,639,379,000 14.1%
Total Expenditures $22,208 $11,617,366,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%