Meriden 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:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Meriden School District Details

Meriden School District
22 Liberty Street
Meriden, CT 06450

8,117 Students enrolled in District

12 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Meriden 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.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
41%
51%
47%
56%
35%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Benjamin Franklin School
426 West Main St.
Meriden, CT, 06450
PK-05
Casimir Pulaski School
100 Clearview Ave.
Meriden, CT, 06450
KG-05
Francis T. Maloney High School
121 Gravel St.
Meriden, CT, 06450
09-12
Hanover School
208 Main St.
Meriden, CT, 06450
PK-05
Israel Putnam School
133 Parker Ave.
Meriden, CT, 06450
KG-05
John Barry School
124 Columbia St.
Meriden, CT, 06450
PK-05
Lincoln Middle School
164 Centennial Ave.
Meriden, CT, 06450
06-08
Nathan Hale School
277 Atkins St. Ext.
Meriden, CT, 06450
KG-05
Orville H. Platt High School
220 Coe Ave.
Meriden, CT, 06450
09-12
Roger Sherman School
64 North Pearl St.
Meriden, CT, 06450
PK-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 27.5% 53.3%
Black 10.5% 13.1%
Hispanic 59.4% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.4% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 75.9% 41.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 64.7% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.2% 6.1%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,544 $71,188,000 44.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,016 $7,576,000 4.7%
Staff $104 $776,000 0.5%
General Administration $672 $5,012,000 3.1%
School Administration $886 $6,607,000 4.1%
Operation $1,720 $12,833,000 7.9%
Transportation $837 $6,243,000 3.9%
Other $2,794 $20,842,000 12.9%
Total Support $8,029 $59,889,000 37.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,094 $30,537,000 18.9%
Total Expenditures $21,667 $161,614,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,752 $6,147,666,000 52.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,423 $744,314,000 6.4%
Staff $694 $362,924,000 3.1%
General Administration $494 $258,434,000 2.2%
School Administration $1,197 $626,350,000 5.4%
Operation $1,751 $915,940,000 7.9%
Transportation $1,039 $543,508,000 4.7%
Other $724 $378,851,000 3.3%
Total Support $7,322 $3,830,321,000 33.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,134 $1,639,379,000 14.1%
Total Expenditures $22,208 $11,617,366,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%