Nonnewaug High School

5 Minortown Rd

Woodbury, CT 06798-0469

Tel: (203)263-2186
Grades: 9-12

817 students

Nonnewaug High School serves 817 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 39%.
Nonnewaug High School operates within the Regional 14 School District.
The school district's 97% graduation rate is higher than the CT state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 817 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 817 students
Nonnewaug High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Nonnewaug High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Nonnewaug High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less 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 13:1 13:1
Nonnewaug High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Nonnewaug High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
2%
20%
Nonnewaug High School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
n/a
13%
Nonnewaug High School Black (1989-2011)
White
96%
61%
Nonnewaug High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Nonnewaug High School Sch Ethnicity Nonnewaug 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.
0.08 0.39
Nonnewaug High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
4%
30%
Nonnewaug 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%
Nonnewaug High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,996 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 97% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Regional 14 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed 1,996 1,845
Regional   14 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 97% 88%
Regional   14 School District Graduation Rate (1993-2009)
District Total Revenue $34 MM $29 MM
Regional   14 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $33 MM $28 MM
Regional   14 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,028 $15,687
Regional   14 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,544 $15,388
Regional   14 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Pomperaug Regional High School (4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Woodbury Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Integrated Star Preschool Program (0.7 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Woodbury Integrated Star Preschool Program
    125 Main St North
    Woodbury , CT 06798
    (203)263-4061
    0.7  mi  |  45  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Woodbury Woodbury Middle School
    67 Washington Ave
    Woodbury , CT 06798
    (203)263-4306
    1.3  mi  |  421  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Woodbury Mitchell Elementary School
    14 School St
    Woodbury , CT 06798
    (203)263-4314
    1.3  mi  |  396  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Southbury Pomperaug Regional High School
    234 Judd Rd
    Southbury , CT 06488
    (203)262-3200
    4  mi  |  1289  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Middlebury Long Meadow Elementary School
    65 North Benson Rd
    Middlebury , CT 06762
    (203)758-1144
    4.1  mi  |  593  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Litchfield 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 0.20, which is lower than the Connecticut average of 0.39. The most diverse school district in Litchfield County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Connecticut or national school diversity statistics.