Kinsella School

65 Van Block Ave, Hartford, CT 06106 | (860) 695-4140
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 618
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School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 65 Van Block Avenue, Hartford, CT 06106
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Magnet School
School District Details
  • Hartford School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $17,589
  • Graduation Rate: 55.4%
  • Dropout Rate: 5.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.4
  • Enrolled Students: 21,216

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 618
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 45.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 265 (42.9%)
  • Females: 353 (57.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: - (-)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 615 (99.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 615 (99.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Kinsella School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black19531.6%
Asian40.6%
Hispanic30248.9%
White11618.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Kinsella School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten589.4%
Kindergarten6310.2%
1st Grade6911.2%
2nd Grade589.4%
3rd Grade6510.5%
4th Grade6410.4%
5th Grade7011.3%
6th Grade6510.5%
7th Grade528.4%
8th Grade548.7%
Source: CT Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Kinsella School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on CMT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

CMT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201080.6%61.4%83.6%
200971.4%56.3%82.8%
200855.1%49.9%80.7%
 
Reading Test
201068.9%45.7%72.3%
200946.3%37.7%71.1%
200828.3%33.5%68.4%
 
Writing Test
201089.2%66.4%80.3%
200973.7%65.5%83.2%
200859.2%61.9%82.9%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201083.1%58.9%85.2%
200960.0%53.9%84.6%
200848.2%49.9%81.5%
 
Reading Test
201065.0%34.1%72.9%
200943.1%36.8%74.4%
200837.3%32.6%69.7%
 
Writing Test
201083.9%65.8%86.5%
200968.1%61.6%85.0%
200852.8%61.0%84.8%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201066.1%62.7%87.8%
200967.3%58.9%85.9%
200851.0%53.0%83.1%
 
Reading Test
201035.5%32.2%75.4%
200947.3%40.2%77.7%
200838.3%36.7%74.0%
 
Science Test
201048.5%43.6%82.5%
200967.2%50.2%82.9%
200842.9%46.3%81.1%
 
Writing Test
201081.8%66.1%87.3%
200984.7%64.9%86.5%
200858.3%58.8%85.7%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201080.0%71.8%88.2%
200960.4%64.1%86.8%
200860.0%60.1%84.3%
 
Reading Test
201078.6%64.8%85.5%
200948.9%50.8%80.3%
200836.2%47.9%77.6%
 
Writing Test
201075.0%69.1%85.5%
200980.4%64.8%83.1%
200870.0%69.6%82.9%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201087.0%65.8%87.4%
200961.8%60.1%85.7%
200852.1%52.6%82.6%
 
Reading Test
201075.0%59.2%85.3%
200961.1%58.4%83.4%
200858.7%51.3%79.7%
 
Writing Test
201081.3%51.9%79.7%
200986.4%60.7%80.9%
200875.0%53.9%80.1%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201075.0%63.1%86.6%
200963.9%53.8%84.5%
200851.2%47.0%81.2%
 
Reading Test
201068.8%59.5%82.6%
200959.5%51.4%80.5%
200852.4%45.2%77.0%
 
Science Test
201041.7%44.4%76.0%
200928.9%38.3%76.6%
200827.9%32.3%75.2%
 
Writing Test
201068.0%57.9%80.6%
200981.6%63.5%83.7%
200871.4%58.3%82.7%
 
Source: CT Department of Education 2009-2010

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