Torrington High School

50 Major Besse Dr

Torrington, CT 06790-3793

Grades: 9-12

1,101 students

Torrington High School serves 1,101 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 41%.
Torrington High School operates within the Torrington School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is lower than the CT state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 1101 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 81 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,101 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 81 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 0.45 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
3%
4%
Hispanic
17%
21%
Black
7%
13%
White
72%
59%
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.
0.45 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.
33%
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 4,399 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 92% over five years.
School District Name Torrington School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 4,399 1,728
Graduation Rate 70% 88%
District Total Revenue $77 MM $29 MM
District Spending $73 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $16,522 $15,687
District Spending / Student $15,798 $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 Oliver Wolcott Technical High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Torrington Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • TorringtonOliver Wolcott Technical High School
    Vocational School
    75 Oliver St
    TorringtonCT 06790
    (860)496-5300
    Vocational School

    0.3 mi | 659 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • TorringtonEast School
    215 Hogan Dr
    TorringtonCT 06790
    (860)489-2346
    1 mi | 392 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • TorringtonVogel-wetmore School
    68 Church St
    TorringtonCT 06790
    (860)489-2570
    1 mi | 473 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • TorringtonTorringford School
    631 Torringford West St
    TorringtonCT 06790
    (860)489-2299
    1 mi | 610 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • TorringtonForbes School
    500 Migeon Ave
    TorringtonCT 06790
    (860)489-2500
    1.1 mi | 395 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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