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
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
New London High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
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 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
Hispanic
42%
20%
Black
28%
13%
White
21%
61%
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 0.39
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%
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%

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 1,845
New London   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 64% 88%
New London   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2009)
District Total Revenue $60 MM $29 MM
New London   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
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
New London   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 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 | 683 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • New LondonBennie Dover Jackson Middle School
    36 Waller St
    New LondonCT 06320
    (860)447-6480
    0.7 mi | 571 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • New LondonJennings School
    50 Mercer St
    New LondonCT 06320
    (860)447-6050
    0.9 mi | 528 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 | 22 students | Gr. 4-12                      
  • New LondonMulticultural Magnet School
    Magnet School
    One Bulkeley Place
    New LondonCT 06320
    (860)437-7775
    Magnet School

    1.1 mi | 539 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
New London County, CT public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.37, which is lower than the Connecticut average of 0.39. The most diverse school district in New London County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Connecticut or national school diversity statistics.