Rockville High School

Rockville High School serves 1,052 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 39%.
Rockville High School operates within the Vernon School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the CT state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 1052 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 96 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,052 students
Rockville High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 96 teachers
Rockville High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Rockville High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 13:1
Rockville High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
4%
Rockville High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
9%
20%
Rockville High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
13%
13%
Rockville High School Black (1988-2012)
White
70%
61%
Rockville High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Rockville High School Sch Ethnicity Rockville 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.
0.49 0.58
Rockville High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
22%
30%
Rockville 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.
5%
5%
Rockville High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,569 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Vernon School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
4
Number of Students Managed 3,569 1,781
Graduation Rate 100% 88%
Vernon   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2009)
District Total Revenue $62 MM $29 MM
Vernon   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $80 MM $28 MM
Vernon   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,416 $15,687
Vernon   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $22,198 $15,388
Vernon   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 Next Step Program (aacbp) High School (1.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Windermere Intermediate School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Skinner Road School (0.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Vernon Skinner Road School
    90 Skinner Rd
    Vernon , CT , 06066
    (860)870-6180
    0.5  mi  |  375  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Rockville Maple Street School
    20 Maple St
    Rockville , CT , 06066
    (860)870-6175
    1.3  mi  |  310  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Ellington Windermere School
    2 Abbott Rd
    Ellington , CT , 06029
    (860)896-2329
    1.3  mi  |  442  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Ellington Windermere Intermediate School
    2 Abbott Rd
    Ellington , CT , 06029
    (860)896-2329
    1.3  mi  |  419  students  |  Gr.  5-6
  • Vernon Center Road School
    20 Center Rd
    Vernon , CT , 06066
    (860)870-6300
    1.5  mi  |  499  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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