Bacon Academy

Bacon Academy serves 937 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 41%.
Bacon Academy operates within the Colchester School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the CT state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 937 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 937 students
Bacon Academy Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 77 teachers
Bacon Academy Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Bacon Academy Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 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 (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Bacon Academy American Indian (1999-2013)
Asian
2%
4%
Bacon Academy Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
6%
21%
Bacon Academy Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
4%
13%
Bacon Academy Black (1988-2013)
White
87%
59%
Bacon Academy White (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Bacon Academy Sch Ethnicity Bacon Academy Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.24 0.40
Bacon Academy Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
9%
32%
Bacon Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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 (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,496 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Colchester School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 3,496 1,728
Colchester   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 100% 88%
Colchester   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2009)
District Total Revenue $43 MM $29 MM
District Spending $41 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,647 $15,687
Colchester   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,926 $15,388
Colchester   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lyman Memorial High School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is William J. Johnston Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Colchester Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ColchesterColchester Elementary School
    380 Norwich Ave
    ColchesterCT 06415
    (860)537-9421
    1.3 mi | 612 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • ColchesterWilliam J. Johnston Middle School
    360 Norwich Ave
    ColchesterCT 06415
    (860)537-2313
    1.4 mi | 701 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ColchesterJack Jackter Intermediate School
    315 Halls Hill Rd
    ColchesterCT 06415
    (860)537-0717
    1.4 mi | 630 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • LebanonLyman Memorial High School
    917 Exeter Rd
    LebanonCT 06249
    (860)642-7567
    4.4 mi | 423 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LebanonLebanon Middle School
    891 Exeter Rd
    LebanonCT 06249
    (860)642-4702
    4.5 mi | 368 students | Gr. 5-8                      

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