New London High School

490 Jefferson Ave,

New London, CT, 06320-2592

Tel: (860)437-6400
Grades: 9-12

935 students

New London High School serves 935 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 39%.
New London High School operates within the New London School District.
The school district's 64% graduation rate is lower than the CT state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 935 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 935 students
New London High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
New London High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade New London High School 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 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
New London High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
n/a
New London High School American Indian (1991-2012)
Asian
2%
4%
New London High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
42%
20%
New London High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
28%
13%
New London High School Black (1988-2012)
White
21%
61%
New London High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups New London High School Sch Ethnicity New London High School 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.
0.70 0.58
New London High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
82%
30%
New London High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
1%
5%
New London High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,513 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 64% has decreased from 93% over five years.
School District Name New London School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 3,513 1,781
Graduation Rate 64% 88%
New London   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2009)
District Total Revenue $60 MM $29 MM
District Spending $65 MM $28 MM
New London   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $19,354 $15,687
New London   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $21,001 $15,388
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is New London Clinical Day Program (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Clark Lane Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jennings School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Waterford Clark Lane Middle School
    105 Clark Ln
    Waterford , CT , 06385
    (860)443-2837
    0.7  mi  |  683  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • New London Bennie Dover Jackson Middle School
    36 Waller St
    New London , CT , 06320
    (860)447-6480
    0.7  mi  |  571  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • New London Jennings School
    50 Mercer St
    New London , CT , 06320
    (860)447-6050
    0.9  mi  |  528  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • New London New London Clinical Day Program
    Special Education School
    96 Hawthorne Dr
    New London , CT , 06320
    (860)447-6010
    Special Education School
    0.9  mi  |  22  students  |  Gr.  4-12
  • New London Multicultural Magnet School
    Magnet School
    One Bulkeley Place
    New London , CT , 06320
    (860)437-7775
    Magnet School
    1.1  mi  |  539  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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