High Meadows (Closed 2010)

825 Hartford Turnpike
Hamden, CT 06517
  • High Meadows served 30 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 was lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

Top Placements

High Meadows places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students30 students
This chart display total students of High Meadows by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of High Meadows by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Student : Teacher Ratio3:112:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of High Meadows and the public school average student teacher ratio of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
37%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in High Meadows and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black
33%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in High Meadows and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
30%
54%
This chart display the percentage of White students in High Meadows and the percentage of White public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in High Meadows. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.670.64
This chart display the diversity score of High Meadows and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in High Meadows and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUnified School District #2 School District
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hamden Ridge Hill School
    Grades: K-6 | 319 students
    0.8 miles
    120 Carew Rd.
    Hamden, CT 06517
    (203)407-2035
    0.8 K-6 319
  • North Haven Ridge Road Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 390 students
    0.9 miles
    1341 Ridge Rd.
    North Haven, CT 06473
    (203)248-4050
    0.9 PK-5 390
  • Hamden Spring Glen School
    Grades: K-6 | 435 students
    1.0 miles
    1908 Whitney Ave.
    Hamden, CT 06517
    (203)407-2045
    1.0 K-6 435
  • Hamden Hamden High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1496 students
    1.5 miles
    2040 Dixwell Ave.
    Hamden, CT 06514
    (203)407-2040
    1.5 9-12 1496
  • New Haven New Haven Academy Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 280 students
    1.7 miles
    444 Orange Street
    New Haven, CT 06511
    (475)220-6600
    1.7 9-12 280
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