Mathewson School

  • Mathewson School serves 369 students in grades KG-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the CT average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Mathewson School operates within the Milford School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 369 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-2
Total Students 369 students
Mathewson School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Mathewson School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Mathewson School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
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 0.51 is more 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 13:1 14:1
Mathewson School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
24%
5%
Mathewson School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
7%
22%
Mathewson School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
3%
13%
Mathewson School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
66%
57%
Mathewson School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Mathewson School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Mathewson School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.51 0.41
Mathewson 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.
13%
33%
Mathewson School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
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 (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Milford School District's student population of 6,249 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $22,158 is higher than the state average of $20,523. The district revenue/student has grown by 34% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $21,590 is higher than the state average of $19,543. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Milford School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
4
Number of Students Managed 6,249 1,624
Milford School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $142 MM $33 MM
Milford School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $138 MM $32 MM
Milford School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $22,158 $20,523
Milford School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $21,590 $19,543
Milford School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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