Slade Middle School

183 Steele St.
New Britain, CT 06052
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4.33 5 1 (3 reviews)
Slade Middle School serves 838 students in grades 6-8.
Slade Middle 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.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 7% (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 16% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Slade Middle School's student population of 838 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students838 students
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Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
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School Comparison

Slade Middle 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 Slade Middle School is 0.54, which is less 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
#934 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
64%
25%
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Black
15%
13%
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White
17%
54%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.540.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Britain School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Slade Middle School is New Britain High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is House Of Arts Letters And Science (hals) Academy (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Britain Lincoln Elementary School Math: 12% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 711 students
    0.1 miles
    145 Steele St.
    New Britain, CT 06052
    (860) 229-2564
    0.1 PK-5 711
  • New Britain Vance Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 478 students
    0.8 miles
    183 Vance St.
    New Britain, CT 06052
    (860) 225-8731
    0.8 K-5 478
  • New Britain Gaffney Elementary School Math: 11% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 498 students
    1.2 miles
    322 Slater Rd.
    New Britain, CT 06053
    (860) 225-6247
    1.2 PK-5 498
  • New Britain Northend Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 257 students
    1.4 miles
    160 Bassett St.
    New Britain, CT 06051
    (860) 223-3819
    1.4 K-5 257
  • New Britain New Britain High School Math: 13% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,184 students
    1.5 miles
    110 Mill St.
    New Britain, CT 06051
    (860) 225-6350
    1.5 9-12 2,184

School Reviews

  4.33 out of 5  (3 reviews)
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It''s a good school ur student should come here
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I recommend this school it has improved and it has a better percentage of heritage than before this is an amazing school and i love it i have been here for 2 years and my couzin went here and it was amazing back then to she went to slade in 2011 2012 and 2013 she is a jr in highschol now
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i dont recomend this school i have been bullied by my entier class this school dose not have good people or teachers the children are running ramped around the school while teachers sit down and watch the security guard has a tazer and will not hesitate to use it this school is down right dumb and this comes from a student
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