Manson Youth Institution (Closed 2018)

Manson Youth Institution served 275 students in grades 8-12.
Minority enrollment was 87% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students275 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Manson Youth Institution
Total Classroom Teachers (15-16)35 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Manson Youth Institution by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Student : Teacher Ration/a12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
28%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Manson Youth Institution and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
56%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Manson Youth Institution and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
13%
54%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Manson Youth Institution and the percentage of White public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Manson Youth Institution. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score
0.600.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Manson Youth Institution and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUnified School District #1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Manson Youth Institution is Cheshire High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dodd Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chapman School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cheshire Chapman School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 313 students
    0.4 miles
    38 Country Club Rd.
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203) 272-3591
    0.4 K-6 313
  • Cheshire Highland School Math: 75% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 721 students
    1.0 miles
    490 Highland Ave.
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203) 272-0335
    1 K-6 721
  • Cheshire Dodd Middle School Math: 60% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-8 | 783 students
    1.1 miles
    100 Park Place
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203) 272-3249
    1.1 7-8 783
  • Cheshire Doolittle School Math: 67% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 1-6 | 456 students
    2.1 miles
    735 Cornwall Ave.
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203) 272-3549
    2.1 1-6 456
  • Cheshire Darcey School
    Grades: PK-K | 176 students
    2.4 miles
    1686 Waterbury Rd.
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203) 272-3577
    2.4 PK-K 176
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