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
Pearson Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 58% Male / 42%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Pearson Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
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
Pearson Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
Pearson Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
9%
20%
Pearson Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
5%
13%
Pearson Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
82%
61%
Pearson Middle School White (1988-2012)
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
Pearson 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.
30%
30%
Pearson 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.
8%
5%
Pearson Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

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
Winchester   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
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: 2012 (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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Winsted The Gilbert School
    200 Williams Ave
    Winsted , CT , 06098
    (860)379-8521
    0.3  mi  |  542  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Winsted Mary P. Hinsdale School
    15 Hinsdale Ave
    Winsted , CT , 06098
    (860)379-5956
    0.4  mi  |  272  students  |  Gr.  2-4
  • Winsted Explorations High School
    Charter School
    71 Spencer St
    Winsted , CT , 06098
    (860)738-9070
    Charter School
    0.4  mi  |  74  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Winsted Batcheller Early Education Center
    201 Pratt St
    Winsted , CT , 06098
    (860)379-5423
    1  mi  |  202  students  |  Gr.  PK-11
  • Winsted Batcheller - Bridges 1 Elementary School
    Special Education School
    201 Pratt St
    Winsted , CT , 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.