Bacon Academy

Bacon Academy serves 900 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Bacon Academy operates within the Colchester School District.

School Overview

The student population of 900 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 900 students
Bacon Academy Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Bacon Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 77 teachers
Bacon Academy Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Bacon Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
Bacon Academy Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
Bacon Academy Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
6%
21%
Bacon Academy Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
4%
13%
Bacon Academy Black Students (1990-2014)
White
88%
58%
Bacon Academy White Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.22 0.40
Bacon Academy Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
32%
Bacon Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
5%
Bacon Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Colchester School District's student population of 2,733 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,729 in this district is less than the state average of $17,550. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,991 is less than the state average of $15,389. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Colchester School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 2,733 1,685
Colchester   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Colchester   School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $44 MM $31 MM
Colchester   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $42 MM $27 MM
Colchester   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,729 $17,550
Colchester   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,991 $15,389
Colchester   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Lyman Memorial High School (4.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is William J. Johnston Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Colchester Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ColchesterColchester Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 551 students
    0.9 miles
    380 Norwich Ave
    ColchesterCT 06415
    (860)537-9421
    0.9PK-2551
  • ColchesterJack Jackter Intermediate School
    Grades: 3-5 | 614 students
    0.9 miles
    315 Halls Hill Rd
    ColchesterCT 06415
    (860)537-0717
    0.93-5614
  • ColchesterWilliam J. Johnston Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 668 students
    0.9 miles
    360 Norwich Ave
    ColchesterCT 06415
    (860)537-2313
    0.96-8668
  • LebanonLyman Memorial High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 396 students
    4.7 miles
    917 Exeter Rd
    LebanonCT 06249
    (860)642-7567
    4.79-12396
  • LebanonLebanon Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 358 students
    4.8 miles
    891 Exeter Rd
    LebanonCT 06249
    (860)642-4702
    4.85-8358

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