Amity Regional High School

25 Newton Rd.
Woodbridge, CT 06525
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
1.00 5 1 (1 review)
Amity Regional High School serves 1,476 students in grades 9-12.
Amity Regional High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 84% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Amity Regional High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Amity Regional High School's student population of 1,476 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 130 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,476 students
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Total Classroom Teachers130 teachers
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School Comparison

Amity Regional High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Amity Regional High School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#153 out of 951 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
15%
5%
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Hispanic
n/a
25%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
77%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.390.64
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Graduation Rate
98%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRegional School District 05 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Amity Regional High School is Common Ground High School (3.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wintergreen Interdistrict Magnet School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beecher Road School (1.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Woodbridge Beecher Road School Math: 70% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 830 students
    1.6 miles
    40 Beecher Rd.
    Woodbridge, CT 06525
    (203) 389-2195
    1.6 PK-6 830
  • Hamden Wintergreen Interdistrict Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 26% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 625 students
    2.4 miles
    670 Wintergreen Ave.
    Hamden, CT 06514
    (203) 281-9668
    2.4 K-8 625
  • Ansonia Mead School Math: 33% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 612 students
    2.7 miles
    75 Ford St.
    Ansonia, CT 06401
    (203) 736-5090
    2.7 PK-6 612
  • New Haven Brennan Rogers School Math: 14% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 517 students
    2.8 miles
    200 Wilmot Rd.
    New Haven, CT 06515
    (475) 220-2200
    2.8 PK-8 517
  • New Haven Davis 21st Century Magnet Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 26% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 511 students
    2.8 miles
    35 Davis St.
    New Haven, CT 06515
    (475) 220-7800
    2.8 PK-8 511

School Reviews

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Large majority of students are stoners, Administration is rude, and random bag searches happen all the time if you are suspected of anything by the administration. There is also excessive vaping at amity and racism and antisemitism so I don't recommend it AT ALL.
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