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100 Jewell St

New Haven, CT 06515

(203) 691-3800

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 510

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Beecher School

I think the staff is wonderful. Yes, the administrative staff is somewhat slow to respond but you can get that even in the most open of businesses no matter what the business. Custodial staff needs to be more up on the cleaning but then students should be able to clean up papers from the floor themselves ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/21/11

We've been at Beecher for 3 years and have tried to transfer to a better magnet school ever since day one. Unfortunately, we're in Beecher's district and get stuck on other school's waiting lists every year. So much for the "school choice" sham. Beecher's teachers are wonderful and devoted. Overall, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/14/11

My daughter is a pre-k3 student at surprised to see all the bad far in my opinion and experiences the staff at Beecher is very loving and daughter is a ball of sunshine when she walks into the building teachers and other staff love her and she (my daughter) definitely ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/07/11

My children were there for 2 yrs and it was the worst experience of their lives. The academic curriculum is far below CT state standards, the main office staff need major attitude adjustments as well as some courses in professionalism and communication and many times it seemed as if the students were ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/15/10

Simply put, we REMOVED our children from this school due to the incompetence of the staff. The I agree fully with the parent stating the staffs lack of supervision skills.

Posted by a parent on 09/22/10

My son attended Beecher School K-1st. The first class he was in was over crowed and under staffed. The children were completely out of control and difficult to manage. My son, who was 5 at the time and generally well behaved,followed suit. The lack of supervision and concern ran straight through to his ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/11/09

I have been a straight A student at Beecher school for 8 long years and I must say I love it.The teachers that I am surrounded with all day long are so loving an supportive.When I graduate this year I really don't know what I am going to do .I will miss L.W Beecher school.

Posted by a student on 11/03/08

I am a parent at Beecher school for over 8 years. I was PTO president for 6 years. I have seen Beecher School go through many changes and it has still come out on top. I like to think of it as a little known secret! We are going magnet soon so the secret will be out. There will be MANY more opportunities ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/02/07

L.W. Beecher has made wonderful changes in the past couple of years. As a whole the changes have been very positive for the students. I have 1 child in there now and another who will be going to kindergarten next year. My oldest child graduated from Beecher last year. There is no other schol i would ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/25/03

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Test Year: 2009
Beecher School
New Haven School District
* In 2008-2009 Connecticut used the Connecticut Mastery Test (CMT) to test students' skills in reading, writing and math in grades 3 through 8, and in science in grades 5 and 8. The CMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Connecticut.

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New Haven schools — Beecher School is located at 100 Jewell St, New Haven CT 06515. 100 Jewell St is in the 06515 ZIP code in New Haven, CT The school district for Beecher School is the New Haven School District. Beecher School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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