Somers High School

Somers High School serves 540 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 41%.
Somers High School operates within the Somers School District.
The school district's 99% graduation rate is higher than the CT state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 540 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 540 students
Somers High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Somers High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Somers High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 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 11:1 13:1
Somers High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
4%
Somers High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
3%
21%
Somers High School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
3%
13%
Somers High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
91%
59%
Somers High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Somers High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Somers High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.17 0.40
Somers High School 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.
2%
32%
Somers High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2013)
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.
3%
5%
Somers High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,580 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 99% has decreased from 100% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,017 is less than the state average of $15,687. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,066 is less than the state average of $15,388. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Somers School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
4
Number of Students Managed 1,580 1,728
Somers   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 99% 88%
Somers   School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $29 MM
Somers   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $22 MM $28 MM
Somers   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,017 $15,687
Somers   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,066 $15,388
Somers   School District 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 Northern Correctional Institution High School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mabelle B. Avery Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Somers Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SomersMabelle B. Avery Middle School
    Ninth District Rd
    SomersCT 06071
    (860)763-0723
    0.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 363 students                      
  • SomersSomers Elementary School
    Ninth District Rd
    SomersCT 06071
    (860)749-3516
    0.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 674 students                      
  • EnfieldNathan Hale School
    5 Taylor Rd
    EnfieldCT 06082
    (860)763-8899
    2.9 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 222 students                      
  • SomersNorthern Correctional Institution High School
    Alternative School
    287 Bilton Rd
    SomersCT 06071
    (860)292-3413
    Alternative School

    3.6 mi | Gr. 10-12 | 19 students                      
  • EnfieldWillard/cybulski Correctional Institution High School
    Alternative School
    391 Shaker Rd
    EnfieldCT 06082
    (860)763-6146
    Alternative School

    3.7 mi | Gr. 10-12 | 12 students                      

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