Pearson Middle School

  • Pearson Middle School serves 149 students in grades 5-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the CT average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Pearson Middle School operates within the Winchester School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 149 students has declined by 30% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 149 students
Pearson Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Pearson Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Pearson Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Pearson Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.23 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 11:1 14:1
Pearson Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
5%
Pearson Middle School Asian Students (1991-2012)
Hispanic
11%
22%
Pearson Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
2%
13%
Pearson Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
87%
57%
Pearson Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Pearson Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2011)
All Ethnic Groups Pearson Middle 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.
0.23 0.41
Pearson Middle 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.
37%
33%
Pearson Middle 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.
10%
5%
Pearson Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Winchester School District's student population of 576 students has decreased by 16% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $38,623 is higher than the state average of $20,523. The district revenue/student has grown by 66% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $38,568 is higher than the state average of $19,543. The district spending/student has grown by 69% over four years.
School District Name Winchester School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 576 1,624
Winchester School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $33 MM
Winchester School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $24 MM $32 MM
Winchester School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $38,623 $20,523
Winchester School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $38,568 $19,543
Winchester 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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