Bristow Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
34 Highland St.
West Hartford, CT 06102
Phone
(860) 231-2100
District
WEST HARTFORD SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
HARTFORD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
386
Classroom Teachers
33

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Connecticut

7

(10 is best)

Better than 69.1% of CT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Bristow Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

80 60 40 20 0
70%
50%
72%
55%
67%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

80 60 40 20 0
62%
51%
72%
56%
52%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

80 60 40 20 0
70%
49%
77%
55%
62%
43%
    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
12
13
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 105 27.2%
Grade 7 143 37.0%
Grade 8 138 35.8%
Total 386 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 65.7% 59.1% 53.3%
Black 7.3% 9.1% 13.1%
Hispanic 15.7% 20.0% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 11.4% 11.5% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.3% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 24.9% 26.8% 41.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 18.4% 21.5% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.5% 5.4% 6.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 63,063 3,565,287
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,828.2 734
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.3% 5.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.3% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.4% 31.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.7% 28.4%
65 OR OLDER 18.4% 16.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 24,726 1,370,746
Single Parent Households With Children 7.2% 9.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.4% 90.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 64.7% 39.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 34.8% 22.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.0% 17.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.0% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.4% 15.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.9% 13.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.2% 10.6%
$15,000 or less 6.8% 8.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,714 $111,510,000 54.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,503 $14,307,000 7.0%
Staff $801 $7,626,000 3.8%
General Administration $354 $3,366,000 1.7%
School Administration $1,638 $15,590,000 7.7%
Operation $2,072 $19,727,000 9.7%
Transportation $915 $8,706,000 4.3%
Other $390 $3,712,000 1.8%
Total Support $7,672 $73,034,000 35.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,965 $18,709,000 9.2%
Total Expenditures $21,352 $203,253,000 100.0%
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 $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%