Avon High School

  • Avon High School serves 1,024 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 79% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 88% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Avon High School's student population of 1,024 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 80 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,024 students
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Total Classroom Teachers80 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Avon High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Avon High School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#26 out of 968 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Avon High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Avon High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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Asian
12%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Avon High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
24%
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Black
4%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Avon High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
75%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Avon High School and the percentage of White public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Avon High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Avon High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.420.63
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Graduation Rate
97%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of Avon High School and public school graduation rate of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Avon High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Avon High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAvon School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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