Manson Youth Institution High School

  • Manson Youth Institution High School serves 295 students in grades 8-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 44%.

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School Overview

  • Manson Youth Institution High School's student population of 295 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 34% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students295 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Manson Youth Institution High School's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Manson Youth Institution High School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:113:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
30%
23%
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Black
59%
13%
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White
10%
56%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Manson Youth Institution High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.560.42
This chart display the diversity score of Manson Youth Institution High School and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Manson Youth Institution High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUnified #1 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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