Mathewson School

Mathewson School serves 377 students in grades KG - 2.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Mathewson School operates within the Milford School District.

School Overview

The student population of 377 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-2
Total Students 377 students
Mathewson School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Mathewson School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Mathewson School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Mathewson School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Mathewson School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
24%
5%
Mathewson School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
6%
21%
Mathewson School Black Students (1993-2013)
Black
3%
13%
Mathewson School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
67%
58%
Mathewson School White Students (1989-2013)
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.
0.49 0.40
Mathewson School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
14%
32%
Mathewson School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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.
1%
5%
Mathewson School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Milford School District's student population of 6,405 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $17,227 in this district is less than the state average of $17,550. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $17,436 is higher than the state average of $15,389. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Milford School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
4
Number of Students Managed 6,405 1,685
Milford   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $123 MM $31 MM
Milford   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $124 MM $27 MM
Milford   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,227 $17,550
Milford   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,436 $15,389
Milford   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Platt Technical High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Harborside Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Orange Avenue School (0.7 miles away)
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    0.7 miles
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    (203)783-3537
    0.7PK-2388
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    Grades: 6-8 | 554 students
    1.1 miles
    175 High St
    MilfordCT 06460
    (203)783-3523
    1.16-8554
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    Grades: 9-12 | 836 students
    1.2 miles
    600 Orange Ave
    MilfordCT 06460
    (203)783-5300
    1.29-12836
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    2 miles
    80 Seeman's Ln
    MilfordCT 06460
    (203)783-3555
    23-5461
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    Grades: KG-2 | 381 students
    2.1 miles
    404 West Ave
    MilfordCT 06460
    (203)783-3568
    2.1KG-2381

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