Thomas Hooker School (Closed 2016)

  • Thomas Hooker School served 514 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was higher than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Connecticut state average of 44%.
  • Thomas Hooker School operated within the Meriden School District.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students514 students
Thomas Hooker School Total Students (2015-2016)
Gender %Thomas Hooker School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
Thomas Hooker School Total Teachers (2015-2016)
Students by GradeThomas Hooker School Student By Grade

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1
Thomas Hooker School Student Teacher Ratio (2015-2016)
Asian
2%
5%
Thomas Hooker School Asian Students (2015-2016)
Hispanic
46%
23%
Thomas Hooker School Black Students (2015-2016)
Black
1%
13%
Thomas Hooker School Black Students (2015-2016)
White
51%
56%
Thomas Hooker School White Students (2015-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsThomas Hooker School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.530.42
Thomas Hooker School Diversity Score (2015-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
33%
Thomas Hooker School Eligible for Free Lunch (2015-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
Thomas Hooker School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2015-2016)

District Comparison

School District NameMeriden School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
4
Number of Students Managed7,9271,534
Meriden School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
44%
District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
58%
District Total Revenue$133 MM$31 MM
District Spending$132 MM$30 MM
District Revenue / Student$16,303$20,313
District Spending / Student$16,086$19,375
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education
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