Manchester School District

All
(18)
All
(18)
 
High
(5)
High
(5)
 
Middle
(4)
Middle
(4)
 
Elementary
(11)
Elementary
(11)
 
Pre-K
(4)
Pre-K
(4)
 
  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 18 public schools managed by Manchester School District serving 6,187 students in Manchester, Connecticut.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the Connecticut state average of 44%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the state average of 13:1.

Manchester School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Manchester Bentley Alternative Education Program High School Alternative School
    134 East Middle Turnpike
    Manchester, CT 06042
    (860)647-3342

    Grades: 7-12 | 53 students
  • Manchester Bowers School
    141 Princeton St.
    Manchester, CT 06042
    (860)647-3313

    Grades: K-6 | 392 students
  • Manchester Buckley School
    250 Vernon St.
    Manchester, CT 06042
    (860)647-3302

    Grades: PK-5 | 365 students
  • Manchester Elisabeth M. Bennet Academy
    1151 Main St.
    Manchester, CT 06040
    (860)647-3571

    Grades: 5-6 | 420 students
  • Manchester Highland Park School
    397 Porter St.
    Manchester, CT 06040
    (860)647-3430

    Grades: K-5 | 262 students
  • Manchester Illing Middle School
    227 Middle Tpke E
    Manchester, CT 06040
    (860)647-3400

    Grades: 6-8 | 780 students
  • Manchester Keeney School
    179 Keeney St.
    Manchester, CT 06040
    (860)647-3354

    Grades: PK-5 | 354 students
  • Manchester Manchester High School
    134 Middletpke E
    Manchester, CT 06040
    (860)647-3530

    Grades: 9-12 | 1534 students
  • Manchester Manchester Preschool - Site 2
    134 Middle Turnpike
    Manchester, CT 06042
    (860)647-3452

    Grades: PK | 16 students
  • Manchester Manchester Preschool Center
    70 Washington Street
    Manchester, CT 06040
    (860)647-3501

    Grades: PK | 165 students
  • Manchester Manchester Regional Academy Special Education School
    665 Wetherell St.
    Manchester, CT 06040
    (860)647-3495

    Grades: 7-12 | 67 students
  • Manchester Manchester Transition Center Alternative School
    11 Center Street
    Manchester, CT 06040
    (860)647-3521

    Grades: 12 | 13 students
  • Manchester Martin School
    140 Dartmouth Rd.
    Manchester, CT 06040
    (860)647-3367

    Grades: K-5 | 268 students
  • Manchester New Horizons High School Alternative School
    665 Wetherell Street
    Manchester, CT 06040
    (860)647-3496

    Grades: 8-12 | 22 students
  • Manchester Robertson School
    65 North School St.
    Manchester, CT 06042
    (860)647-3372

    Grades: K-5 | 356 students
  • Manchester Verplanck School
    126 Olcott St.
    Manchester, CT 06040
    (860)647-3383

    Grades: K-5 | 386 students
  • Manchester Waddell School
    163 Broad St.
    Manchester, CT 06042
    (860)647-3392

    Grades: K-5 | 377 students
  • Manchester Washington School
    94 Cedar St.
    Manchester, CT 06040
    (860)647-3332

    Grades: K-5 | 357 students

Overview

School District NameManchester School District
# of Schools18
# of Students6,187
# of Teachers546
Student : Teacher Ratio11
# of Male Students3,036
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students3,151
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.73
# of American Indian Students24
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students485
% Asian Students
8%
# of Hispanic Students1,687
% Hispanic Students
27%
# of Black Students1,363
% Black Students
22%
# of White Students2,397
% White Students
39%
# of Hawaiian Students10
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students221
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:274
# of Students in Kindergarten:517
# of Students in 1st Grade:527
# of Students in 2nd Grade:523
# of Students in 3rd Grade:525
# of Students in 4th Grade:459
# of Students in 5th Grade:475
# of Students in 6th Grade:423
# of Students in 7th Grade:413
# of Students in 8th Grade:382
# of Students in 9th Grade:468
# of Students in 10th Grade:395
# of Students in 11th Grade:424
# of Students in 12th Grade:382
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Manchester School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 195 school districts in Connecticut (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 83% has increased from 71% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Manchester School District and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CT by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Manchester School District and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CT by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
83%
88%
This chart display graduation rate of Manchester School District and graduation rate of CT by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $19,443 in this school district is less than the state average of $20,313. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $18,979 is less than the state average of $19,375. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CT)
Total Revenue$121 MM$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Manchester School District and average revenue for each school distric in CT by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$118 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Manchester School District and average spending for each school distric in CT by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$19,443$20,313
This chart display average revenue per student in Manchester School District and average revenue per student in CT by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$18,979$19,375
This chart display average spending per student in Manchester School District and average spending per student in CT by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Recent Articles
Whopping cough is making a comeback, especially amongst children, prompting health officials to encourage pertussis vaccines and boosters. However, should the pertussis vaccine be required for public school enrollment? Learn about current proposed laws and its ramifications.
The results of a new study show that private school education may be no better than public school education. Keep reading to learn more about this study and to learn how to make the right choice between private and public school education for your child.
Each year, millions of students neglect to fill out the FAFSA and, in doing so, miss out on the chance to receive federal student aid. Keep reading to learn why every high school student should apply for financial aid, whether or not they qualify and regardless of their intention to use it.
Did You Know?
Manchester School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.73, which is higher than the Connecticut average of 0.42. The most diverse school in the district is Robertson School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Connecticut or national school diversity statistics.