Kelly Middle School

25 Mahan Dr,

Norwich, CT, 06360-2425

Tel: (860)823-4211
Grades: 6-8

624 students

Kelly Middle School serves 624 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 39%.
Kelly Middle School operates within the Norwich School District.

Overview

The student population of 624 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 624 students
Kelly Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Kelly Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Kelly Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.73 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 15:1 13:1
Kelly Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Kelly Middle School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
4%
4%
Kelly Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
25%
20%
Kelly Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
19%
13%
Kelly Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
41%
61%
Kelly Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Kelly Middle School Sch Ethnicity Kelly 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.
0.73 0.58
Kelly 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.
63%
30%
Kelly 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.
7%
5%
Kelly Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,818 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Norwich School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
4
Number of Students Managed 3,818 1,781
District Total Revenue $85 MM $29 MM
District Spending $86 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $21,641 $15,687
District Spending / Student $21,933 $15,388
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 Norwich Free Academy (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Teachers' Memorial Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Samuel Huntington School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Norwich Norwich Free Academy
    305 Broadway
    Norwich , CT , 06360
    (860)887-2505
    1  mi  |  2315  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Norwich Samuel Huntington School
    80 West Town St
    Norwich , CT , 06360
    (860)823-4204
    1.2  mi  |  463  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Norwich Norwich Adult Education
    182 Cedar St
    Norwich , CT , 06360
    (860)823-4299
    1.3  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Norwich Deborah-tennant Zinewicz School
    30 Case St
    Norwich , CT , 06360
    (860)892-4354
    1.3  mi  |  44  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Norwich Hickory Street School
    Special Education School
    201 Hickory St
    Norwich , CT , 06360
    (860)823-4256
    Special Education School
    1.5  mi  |  16  students  |  Gr.  2-6

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