Slade Middle School

Slade Middle School serves 726 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 41%.
Slade Middle School operates within the New Britain School District.

Overview

The student population of 726 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 726 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 13:1
Asian
2%
4%
Hispanic
59%
21%
Black
20%
13%
White
18%
59%
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.58 0.40
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.
76%
32%
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.
7%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,372 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New Britain School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
4
Number of Students Managed 10,372 1,728
District Total Revenue $169 MM $29 MM
District Spending $158 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $16,217 $15,687
District Spending / Student $15,208 $15,388
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 Climb High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is House Of Arts Letters And Science (hals) Academy (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • New BritainClimb High School
    Alternative School
    183 Steele St
    New BritainCT 06052
    (860)827-8505
    Alternative School

    0.1 mi | 13 students | Gr. 12                      
  • New BritainLincoln School
    145 Steele St
    New BritainCT 06052
    (860)229-2564
    0.1 mi | 754 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • New BritainVance School
    183 Vance St
    New BritainCT 06052
    (860)225-8731
    0.8 mi | 623 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • New BritainGaffney School
    322 Slater Rd
    New BritainCT 06053
    (860)225-6247
    1.2 mi | 579 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • New BritainNorthend School
    160 Bassett St
    New BritainCT 06051
    (860)223-3819
    1.4 mi | 155 students | Gr. KG-5                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended December 06, 2011 - i dont recomend this school i have been bullied by my entier class this school dose not have good people or teachers the children are running ramped around the school while teachers sit down and watch the security guard has a tazer and will not hesitate to use it this school is down right dumb and this comes from a student - Posted by Student/Alumni

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