Helen Keller Middle School

  • Helen Keller Middle School serves 323 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the CT average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Helen Keller Middle School operates within the Easton School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 323 students has declined by 17% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 323 students
Helen Keller Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Helen Keller Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Helen Keller Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Helen Keller Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Helen Keller Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2012)
Asian
5%
5%
Helen Keller Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
4%
22%
Helen Keller Middle School Black Students (1994-2015)
Black
n/a
13%
Helen Keller Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
90%
57%
Helen Keller Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Helen Keller Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Helen Keller Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.19 0.41
Helen Keller Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Helen Keller 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.
n/a n/a
Helen Keller Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2013)

District Comparison

  • Easton School District's student population of 935 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $19,922 is higher than the state average of $19,478. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,675 is less than the state average of $18,711. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Easton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
4
Number of Students Managed 935 1,624
Easton School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $20 MM $32 MM
Easton School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $19 MM $30 MM
Easton School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $19,922 $19,478
Easton School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $18,675 $18,711
Easton School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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