Manson Youth Institution School is located in Cheshire, CT and is one of 18 schools in Unified School District #1. It is a alt. school that serves 445 students in grades 8-12.
Alternative schools are public schools that offer nontraditional education for students whose needs cannot be met in a regular, special education, or vocational school. While alternative schools are distinct from regular, special education, and vocational schools in their teaching approach or classroom environment, they can provide similar services and/or curriculum for students. Alternative schools include schools for potential dropouts, residential treatment centers for substance abuse, schools for chronic truants, and schools for students with behavioral problems. See Manson Youth Institution School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Manson Youth Institution School had 99% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Connecticut had 34% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
In 2011, Manson Youth Institution School had 13 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Connecticut average is 13 students per full-time equivalent teacher.