Pearson Middle School

2 Wetmore Ave

Winsted, CT 06098-1242

Tel: (860)379-7588
Grades: 4-12

214 students

Pearson Middle School serves 214 students in grades 4-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 39%.
Pearson Middle School operates within the Winchester School District.

Overview

The student population of 214 students has declined by 49% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 51% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 4-12
Total Students 214 students
Gender % 58% Male / 42%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Students by Grade Pearson Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 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 13:1 13:1
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
9%
20%
Black
5%
13%
White
82%
61%
All Ethnic Groups Pearson Middle School Sch Ethnicity Pearson 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.
0.32 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.
30%
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.
8%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 705 students has decreased by 28% over five years.
School District Name Winchester School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 705 1,845
District Total Revenue $23 MM $29 MM
Winchester   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $23 MM $28 MM
Winchester   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $23,194 $15,687
Winchester   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $22,807 $15,388
Winchester   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 The Gilbert School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Batcheller Early Education Center (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mary P. Hinsdale School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • WinstedThe Gilbert School
    200 Williams Ave
    WinstedCT 06098
    (860)379-8521
    0.3 mi | 542 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • WinstedMary P. Hinsdale School
    15 Hinsdale Ave
    WinstedCT 06098
    (860)379-5956
    0.4 mi | 272 students | Gr. 2-4                      
  • WinstedExplorations High School
    Charter School
    71 Spencer St
    WinstedCT 06098
    (860)738-9070
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | 74 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • WinstedBatcheller Early Education Center
    201 Pratt St
    WinstedCT 06098
    (860)379-5423
    1 mi | 202 students | Gr. PK-11                      
  • WinstedBatcheller - Bridges 1 Elementary School
    Special Education School
    201 Pratt St
    WinstedCT 06098
    (860)379-5423
    Special Education School

    1 mi | 2 students | Gr. KG                      

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Did You Know?
Winsted, 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 0.26, which is lower than the Connecticut average of 0.4. The most diverse school in Winsted is Batcheller - Bridges 1 Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Connecticut or national school diversity statistics.