Helen Keller Middle School

Helen Keller Middle School serves 391 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 39%.
Helen Keller Middle School operates within the Easton School District.

Overview

The student population of 391 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 391 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Helen Keller Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Helen Keller Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
Helen Keller Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
Asian
2%
4%
Hispanic
5%
20%
White
89%
61%
All Ethnic Groups Helen Keller Middle School Sch Ethnicity Helen Keller Middle School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.21 0.39
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
30%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,057 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
School District Name Easton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
4
Number of Students Managed 1,057 1,845
Easton   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $20 MM $29 MM
Easton   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $18 MM $28 MM
Easton   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,933 $15,687
Easton   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,150 $15,388
Easton   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Therapeutic Day Program (3.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Madison Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Samuel Staples Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • EastonSamuel Staples Elementary School
    515 Morehouse Rd
    EastonCT 06612
    (203)261-3607
    0.8 mi | 666 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • TrumbullMadison Middle School
    4630 Madison Ave
    TrumbullCT 06611
    (203)452-4496
    1.6 mi | 857 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • TrumbullTrumbull Early Childhood Education Center
    4630 Madison Ave
    TrumbullCT 06611
    (203)452-4425
    1.6 mi | 237 students | Gr. PK                      
  • TrumbullJane Ryan School
    190 Park Ln
    TrumbullCT 06611
    (203)452-4400
    2.5 mi | 407 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BridgeportWinthrop School
    85 Eckart St
    BridgeportCT 06606
    (203)576-7769
    2.6 mi | 729 students | Gr. KG-8                      

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Fairfield County, CT public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.43, which is higher than the Connecticut average of 0.39. The most diverse school district in Fairfield County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Connecticut or national school diversity statistics.