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%.
  • High Meadows operated within the Unified #2 School District.
  • Unified #2 School District's 20-29% graduation rate was lower than the Connecticut state average of 88%.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students30 students
High Meadows Total Students (1999-2009)
Gender %High Meadows Gender
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
High Meadows Total Teachers (1999-2009)
Students by GradeHigh Meadows Student By Grade

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Student : Teacher Ratio3:113:1
High Meadows Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2009)
Hispanic
37%
23%
High Meadows Black Students (1999-2009)
Black
33%
13%
High Meadows Black Students (1999-2009)
White
30%
56%
High Meadows White Students (1999-2009)
All Ethnic GroupsHigh Meadows All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.670.42
High Meadows Diversity Score (1999-2009)
Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
33%
High Meadows Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2009)

District Comparison

School District NameUnified #2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
4
Number of Students Managed1901,534
Unified #2 School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
District Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)≤10%
44%
District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)≤10%
58%
District Graduation Rate
(15-16)
20-29%
88%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
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
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    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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