Meriden School District

  • 22 LIBERTY ST
  • MERIDEN, CT 06450
  • (203) 630-4171
4.5
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate77.5%82.2%
Dropout Rate2.5%2.8%
Per Pupil Spending$13,532$14,642
Students Per Teacher12.711.7
Number of Schools12-
Number of Students8,611-
Number of (FTE) Teachers677-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment8,61112.7
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students327
Kindergarten Students649
1st Grade Students685
2nd Grade Students668
3rd Grade Students687
4th Grade Students689
5th Grade Students699
6th Grade Students512
7th Grade Students581
8th Grade Students522
9th Grade Students744
10th Grade Students569
11th Grade Students530
12th Grade Students499
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native24
Asian or Pacific Islander210
Hispanic3,741
Black (Non-Hispanic)1,131
White (Non-Hispanic)3,255
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male4,337
Female4,024

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers67712.7
Prekindergarten Teachers5-
Kindergarten Teachers20-
Elementary Teachers444-
Secondary Teachers198-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes10-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides168
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors23
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors11
Elementary5
Secondary6
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians9
Library Support Staff3
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff355
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators6
LEA Administrative Support Staff46
School Administrators-
School Administrative Support Staff40
Student Support Services19
Other Support Services Staff244

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$132,706,000-
Total Local Revenues$51,754,00039.0%
Parent Government Contributions$50,271,00037.9%
Other School Systems$152,0000.1%
School Lunch$1,247,0000.9%
District Activity Receipts$44,0000.03%
Private Contributions$27,0000.02%
Miscellaneous$13,0000.01%
Total State Revenues$73,230,00055.2%
General Formula Assistance$40,400,00030.4%
Special Education Programs$11,394,0008.6%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$1,797,0001.4%
Bilingual Education Programs$75,0000.06%
School Lunch Programs$81,0000.06%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$2,777,0002.1%
Transportation Programs$944,0000.7%
Other Programs$6,994,0005.3%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$8,768,0006.6%
Total Federal Revenues$7,722,0005.8%
Through State - Title I$2,563,0001.9%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$2,011,0001.5%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$554,0000.4%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$52,0000.04%
Through State - Title V, Part A$15,0000.01%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$167,0000.1%
Through State - Bilingual Education$152,0000.1%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$1,980,0001.5%
Through State - Other$228,0000.2%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$119,288,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$74,303,00062.3%
Total Support Services Expenditures$40,673,00034.1%
Student Support$8,871,0006.7%
Instructional Staff Support$1,554,0001.2%
General Administration Support$4,812,0003.6%
School Administration Support$5,566,0004.2%
Operation and Maintenance Support$12,937,0009.7%
Student Transportation Support$4,792,0003.6%
Other Support Services$2,141,0001.6%
Total Other Expenditures$4,312,0003.6%
Food Services$3,563,0002.7%
Enterprise Operations$749,0000.6%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 77.5%
Total Diploma Count 529
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12642.5%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Meriden School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 12
  • Students: 8,611
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 677
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN SCHOOL
426 West Main St
Meriden, CT
Public | PK-5
458 14.8

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CASIMIR PULASKI SCHOOL
100 Clearview Ave
Meriden, CT
Public | PK-5
680 15.0

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FRANCIS T. MALONEY HIGH SCHOOL
121 Gravel St
Meriden, CT
Public | 9-12
1,228 13.2

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HANOVER SCHOOL
208 Main St
Meriden, CT
Public | PK-5
553 14.6

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ISRAEL PUTNAM SCHOOL
133 Parker Ave
Meriden, CT
Public | PK-5
544 15.6

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JOHN BARRY SCHOOL
124 Columbia St
Meriden, CT
Public | PK-5
522 14.2

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LINCOLN MIDDLE SCHOOL
164 Centennial Ave
Meriden, CT
Public | 6-8
742 13.1

5 out of 5
1 Review
NATHAN HALE SCHOOL
277 Atkins St Extension
Meriden, CT
Public | KG-5
610 15.6

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ORVILLE H. PLATT HIGH SCHOOL
220 Coe Ave
Meriden, CT
Public | 9-12
1,114 13.7

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ROGER SHERMAN SCHOOL
64 North Pearl St
Meriden, CT
Public | PK-5
526 16.1

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THOMAS HOOKER SCHOOL
Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2009
70 Overlook Rd
Meriden, CT
Public | KG-5
511 16.6

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WASHINGTON MIDDLE SCHOOL
1225 North Broad St
Meriden, CT
Public | 6-8
873 11.4

4 out of 5
1 Review
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