Keigwin Middle School

Tel: (860)632-2433
Grades: 5-6

348 students

Keigwin Middle School serves 348 students in grades 5-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 39%.
Keigwin Middle School operates within the Middletown School District.

Overview

The student population of 348 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-6
Total Students 348 students
Keigwin Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Keigwin Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Keigwin Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Keigwin Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
4%
Keigwin Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
13%
20%
Keigwin Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
22%
13%
Keigwin Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
57%
61%
Keigwin Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Keigwin Middle School Sch Ethnicity Keigwin 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.
0.61 0.58
Keigwin Middle 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.
36%
30%
Keigwin Middle 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.
11%
5%
Keigwin Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,046 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Middletown School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
4
Number of Students Managed 5,046 1,781
Middletown   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $115 MM $29 MM
Middletown   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $110 MM $28 MM
Middletown   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $22,419 $15,687
Middletown   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $21,304 $15,388
Middletown   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 Transition To Life Center (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Brownstone Intermediate School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lawrence School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Middletown Transition To Life Center
    Alternative School
    670 Newfield St
    Middletown , CT , 06457
    (860)638-1401
    Alternative School
    0.3  mi  |  7  students  |  Gr.  12
  • Middletown Lawrence School
    Kaplan Dr
    Middletown , CT , 06457
    (860)632-2158
    0.5  mi  |  350  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Middletown Spencer School
    207 Westfield St
    Middletown , CT , 06457
    (860)344-0711
    1  mi  |  335  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Middletown Macdonough School
    66 Spring St
    Middletown , CT , 06457
    (860)347-8553
    1.3  mi  |  262  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Portland Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Brownstone Intermediate School
    314 Main St
    Portland , CT , 06480
    (860)342-6765
    2.1  mi  |  245  students  |  Gr.  5-6

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