Francis T. Maloney High School

121 Gravel St,

Meriden, CT, 06450-4611

Tel: (203)238-2334
Grades: 9-12

1,258 students

Francis T. Maloney High School serves 1,258 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 39%.
Francis T. Maloney High School operates within the Meriden School District.
The school district's 87% graduation rate is lower than the CT state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 1258 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 89 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,258 students
Francis T. Maloney High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 89 teachers
Francis T. Maloney High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Francis T. Maloney High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is less than the state average of 0.77. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Francis T. Maloney High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
Francis T. Maloney High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
46%
20%
Francis T. Maloney High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
14%
13%
Francis T. Maloney High School Black (1988-2012)
White
36%
61%
Francis T. Maloney High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Francis T. Maloney High School Sch Ethnicity Francis T. Maloney High 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.
0.64 0.77
Francis T. Maloney High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
49%
30%
Francis T. Maloney High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
9%
5%
Francis T. Maloney High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,253 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Meriden School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
4
Number of Students Managed 8,253 1,845
Meriden   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 87% 88%
Meriden   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2009)
District Total Revenue $133 MM $29 MM
Meriden   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $131 MM $28 MM
Meriden   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,417 $15,687
Meriden   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,238 $15,388
Meriden   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Orville H. Platt High School (2.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Washington Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Roger Sherman School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Meriden Roger Sherman School
    64 North Pearl St
    Meriden , CT , 06450
    (203)238-1286
    0.5  mi  |  530  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Meriden Nathan Hale School
    277 Atkins St Extension
    Meriden , CT , 06450
    (203)237-7486
    0.9  mi  |  608  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Meriden Israel Putnam School
    133 Parker Ave
    Meriden , CT , 06450
    (203)237-8493
    0.9  mi  |  538  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Meriden Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Thomas Hooker School
    70 Overlook Rd
    Meriden , CT , 06450
    (203)237-8839
    0.9  mi  |  427  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Meriden Hanover School
    208 Main St
    Meriden , CT , 06450
    (203)235-6359
    1.2  mi  |  521  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

School Reviews

  • Recommended November 15, 2012 - MY GRANDDAUGHTER HAS 4 FANTASTIC YEARS AT MALONEY, GRADUATED WITH HONORS AND RECEIVED MANY ART SCHOLARSHIP AND REGONITIONS. I WOULD RECOMMEND THIS HIGH SCHOOL TO ANYONE WHO ASKS, SHE ALSO HAD GREAT TEACHERS and FRIENDS!!!! Now she is enrolled at an excellent College in Brookine(Boston area) Ma. - Posted by Parent

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Meriden, 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 0.64, which is higher than the Connecticut average of 0.4. The most diverse school in Meriden is Thomas Edison Magnet Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Connecticut or national school diversity statistics.