Cheshire Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Cheshire School District Details

Cheshire School District
29 Main Street
Cheshire, CT 06410

4,270 Students enrolled in District

7 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Cheshire School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Connecticut

(10 is best)

Better than of CT school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

100 80 60 40 20 0
78%
51%
83%
56%
74%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Chapman School
38 Country Club Rd.
Cheshire, CT, 06410
KG-06
Cheshire High School
525 South Main St.
Cheshire, CT, 06410
09-12
Darcey School
1686 Waterbury Rd.
Cheshire, CT, 06410
PK-KG
Dodd Middle School
100 Park Place
Cheshire, CT, 06410
07-08
Doolittle School
735 Cornwall Ave.
Cheshire, CT, 06410
01-06
Highland School
490 Highland Ave.
Cheshire, CT, 06410
KG-06
Norton School
414 North Brooksvale Rd.
Cheshire, CT, 06410
KG-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 81.2% 54.4%
Black 2.7% 13.1%
Hispanic 6.0% 26.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.9% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 13.3% 40.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.4% 33.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.9% 6.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,502 $49,780,656 60.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,085 $4,695,880 5.7%
Staff $623 $2,696,344 3.3%
General Administration $277 $1,198,856 1.5%
School Administration $1,028 $4,449,184 5.4%
Operation $1,621 $7,015,688 8.5%
Transportation $946 $4,094,288 5.0%
Other $415 $1,796,120 2.2%
Total Support $5,996 $25,950,688 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,518 $6,569,904 8.0%
Total Expenditures $19,015 $82,296,920 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,332 $5,961,289,892 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,233 $648,643,527 5.9%
Staff $602 $316,810,879 2.9%
General Administration $430 $226,056,312 2.1%
School Administration $1,125 $591,680,129 5.4%
Operation $1,639 $862,383,060 7.9%
Transportation $958 $503,840,238 4.6%
Other $502 $264,042,937 2.4%
Total Support $6,488 $3,413,423,714 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,018 $1,587,449,357 14.5%
Total Expenditures $20,838 $10,962,132,878 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%