Mead School

  • Mead School serves 612 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Mead School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

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School Overview

  • Mead School's student population of 612 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students612 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mead School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Mead School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank#730 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
46%
25%
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Black
19%
13%
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White
29%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.670.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnsonia School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ansonia Prendergast School
    Grades: K-6 | 638 students
    0.4 miles
    59 Finney St.
    Ansonia, CT 06401
    (203) 736-5080
    0.4 K-6 638
  • Ansonia Emmett O'brien Technical High School Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 582 students
    0.6 miles
    141 Prindle Ave.
    Ansonia, CT 06401
    (203) 732-1800
    0.6 9-12 582
  • Ansonia Ansonia High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 567 students
    0.7 miles
    20 Pulaski Hwy.
    Ansonia, CT 06401
    (203) 736-5060
    0.7 9-12 567
  • Derby Bradley School
    Grades: K-5 | 279 students
    1.3 miles
    155 David Humphreys Rd.
    Derby, CT 06418
    (203) 736-5040
    1.3 K-5 279
  • Ansonia Ansonia Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 362 students
    1.6 miles
    115 Howard Ave.
    Ansonia, CT 06401
    (203) 736-5070
    1.6 7-8 362

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