New London High School

490 Jefferson Ave

New London, CT 06320-2592

Grades: 9-12

933 students

New London High School serves 933 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 41%.
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 933 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 933 students
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more 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 14:1 13:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
42%
21%
Black
28%
13%
White
23%
59%
Two or more races
5%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.40
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.
57%
32%
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.
6%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,925 students has grown by 27% 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 3,925 1,728
Graduation Rate 64% 88%
District Total Revenue $60 MM $29 MM
District Spending $65 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $19,354 $15,687
District Spending / Student $21,001 $15,388
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 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
  • WaterfordClark Lane Middle School
    105 Clark Ln
    WaterfordCT 06385
    (860)443-2837
    0.7 mi | 675 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • New LondonBennie Dover Jackson Middle School
    36 Waller St
    New LondonCT 06320
    (860)447-6480
    0.7 mi | 593 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • New LondonJennings School
    50 Mercer St
    New LondonCT 06320
    (860)447-6050
    0.9 mi | 530 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • New LondonNew London Clinical Day Program
    Special Education School
    96 Hawthorne Dr
    New LondonCT 06320
    (860)447-6010
    Special Education School

    0.9 mi | 18 students | Gr. 3-12                      
  • New LondonMulticultural Magnet School
    Magnet School
    One Bulkeley Place
    New LondonCT 06320
    (860)437-7775
    Magnet School

    1.1 mi | 549 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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