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 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Connecticut state average of 44%.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students30 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of High Meadows
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of High Meadows by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank----
Student : Teacher Ratio3:113:1
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%
23%
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%
56%
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 GroupsThis 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 Score0.670.42
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%
33%
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 #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 | 317 students
    0.8 miles
    120 Carew Rd.
    Hamden, CT 06517
    (203)407-2035
    0.8 K-6 317
  • North Haven Ridge Road Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 399 students
    0.9 miles
    1341 Ridge Rd.
    North Haven, CT 06473
    (203)248-4050
    0.9 K-5 399
  • Hamden Spring Glen School
    Grades: K-6 | 445 students
    1.0 miles
    1908 Whitney Ave.
    Hamden, CT 06517
    (203)407-2045
    1.0 K-6 445
  • Hamden Whitney High School East Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 113 students
    1.1 miles
    261 Skiff St.
    Hamden, CT 06517
    (203)281-3577
    1.1 9-12 113
  • Hamden Whitney High School North Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 95 students
    1.2 miles
    205 Skiff St.
    Hamden, CT 06517
    (203)407-4500
    1.2 9-12 95
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