Cheshire School District

  • 29 MAIN ST
  • CHESHIRE, CT 06410
  • (203) 250-2400
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate100.0%82.2%
Dropout Rate0.6%2.8%
Per Pupil Spending$12,413$14,642
Students Per Teacher13.011.7
Number of Schools8-
Number of Students5,007-
Number of (FTE) Teachers384-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment5,00713.0
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students82
Kindergarten Students313
1st Grade Students342
2nd Grade Students359
3rd Grade Students359
4th Grade Students346
5th Grade Students387
6th Grade Students380
7th Grade Students400
8th Grade Students415
9th Grade Students382
10th Grade Students413
11th Grade Students366
12th Grade Students405
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native9
Asian or Pacific Islander417
Hispanic168
Black (Non-Hispanic)94
White (Non-Hispanic)4,261
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male2,531
Female2,418

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers38413.0
Prekindergarten Teachers1-
Kindergarten Teachers9-
Elementary Teachers234-
Secondary Teachers132-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes7-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides126
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors7
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors14
Elementary7
Secondary7
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians7
Library Support Staff13
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff190
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators5
LEA Administrative Support Staff32
School Administrators-
School Administrative Support Staff17
Student Support Services9
Other Support Services Staff128

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$67,379,000-
Total Local Revenues$50,068,00074.3%
Parent Government Contributions$48,583,00072.1%
Other School Systems$5,0000.01%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$63,0000.09%
Transportation Fees from Pupils and Parents$2,0000.00%
School Lunch$1,335,0002.0%
District Activity Receipts$26,0000.04%
Rents and Royalties$16,0000.02%
Private Contributions$4,0000.01%
Miscellaneous$34,0000.05%
Total State Revenues$15,789,00023.4%
General Formula Assistance$7,411,00011.0%
Special Education Programs$2,007,0003.0%
School Lunch Programs$19,0000.03%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$774,0001.1%
Transportation Programs$305,0000.5%
Other Programs$166,0000.2%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$5,107,0007.6%
Total Federal Revenues$1,522,0002.3%
Through State - Title I$167,0000.2%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$1,019,0001.5%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$80,0000.1%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$11,0000.02%
Through State - Title V, Part A$5,0000.01%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$31,0000.05%
Through State - Bilingual Education$14,0000.02%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$194,0000.3%
Through State - Other$1,0000.00%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$63,553,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$39,562,00062.3%
Total Support Services Expenditures$21,401,00033.7%
Student Support$4,051,0006.0%
Instructional Staff Support$2,065,0003.1%
General Administration Support$885,0001.3%
School Administration Support$3,372,0005.0%
Operation and Maintenance Support$6,178,0009.2%
Student Transportation Support$3,290,0004.9%
Other Support Services$1,560,0002.3%
Total Other Expenditures$2,590,0004.1%
Food Services$1,643,0002.4%
Enterprise Operations$947,0001.4%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 100.0%
Total Diploma Count 425
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12100.6%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Cheshire School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 8
  • Students: 5,007
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 384
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CHAPMAN SCHOOL
38 Country Club Rd
Cheshire, CT
Public | 1-6
325 14.0

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CHESHIRE HIGH SCHOOL
525 South Main St
Cheshire, CT
Public | 9-12
1,549 14.6

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DARCEY SCHOOL
1686 Waterbury Rd
Cheshire, CT
Public | PK-KG
395 22.4

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DODD MIDDLE SCHOOL
100 Park Place
Cheshire, CT
Public | 7-8
815 14.7

5 out of 5
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DOOLITTLE SCHOOL
735 Cornwall Ave
Cheshire, CT
Public | 1-6
516 15.2

4 out of 5
2 Reviews
HIGHLAND SCHOOL
490 Highland Ave
Cheshire, CT
Public | 1-6
840 14.9

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
HUMISTON SCHOOL
30 Spring St
Cheshire, CT
Public | 9-12
17 3.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
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NORTON SCHOOL
414 North Brooksvale Rd
Cheshire, CT
Public | 1-6
492 15.7

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