Slade Middle School

Slade Middle School serves 618 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Slade Middle School operates within the New Britain School District.

School Overview

The student population of 618 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 618 students
Slade Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Slade Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Slade Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Slade Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 12:1 13:1
Slade Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
5%
Slade Middle School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
65%
21%
Slade Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
17%
13%
Slade Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
16%
58%
Slade Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Slade Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Slade Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.53 0.40
Slade Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
77%
32%
Slade Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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%
Slade Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,051 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,431 is less than the state average of $17,550. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,562 is higher than the state average of $15,389. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name New Britain School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
4
Number of Students Managed 10,051 1,685
New Britain   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $168 MM $31 MM
New Britain   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $159 MM $27 MM
New Britain   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $16,431 $17,550
New Britain   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $15,562 $15,389
New Britain   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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 Grades Students
  • New BritainClimb High School
    Alternative School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 12 | 25 students183 Steele St
    New BritainCT 06052
    (860)827-8505
    0.11225
  • New BritainLincoln School
    0.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 708 students145 Steele St
    New BritainCT 06052
    (860)229-2564
    0.1PK-5708
  • New BritainVance School
    0.8 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 537 students183 Vance St
    New BritainCT 06052
    (860)225-8731
    0.8KG-5537
  • New BritainGaffney School
    1.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 593 students322 Slater Rd
    New BritainCT 06053
    (860)225-6247
    1.2PK-5593
  • New BritainNorthend School
    1.4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 288 students160 Bassett St
    New BritainCT 06051
    (860)223-3819
    1.4KG-5288

School Reviews

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, 12/06/11

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