Mary E. Griswold School

  • Mary E. Griswold School serves 547 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the CT average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Mary E. Griswold School operates within the Berlin School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 547 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 547 students
Mary E. Griswold School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Mary E. Griswold School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Mary E. Griswold School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Mary E. Griswold School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Mary E. Griswold School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
5%
Mary E. Griswold School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
9%
22%
Mary E. Griswold School Black Students (1989-2015)
Black
1%
13%
Mary E. Griswold School Black Students (1993-2015)
White
85%
57%
Mary E. Griswold School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
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Mary E. Griswold School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Mary E. Griswold School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.27 0.41
Mary E. Griswold School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Mary E. Griswold School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Mary E. Griswold School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Berlin School District's student population of 2,896 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,557 in this district is less than the state average of $19,478. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,527 is less than the state average of $18,711. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Berlin School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed 2,896 1,624
Berlin School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $52 MM $32 MM
Berlin School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $52 MM $30 MM
Berlin School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $17,557 $19,478
Berlin School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $17,527 $18,711
Berlin School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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