Bacon Academy

  • Bacon Academy serves 886 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the CT average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Bacon Academy operates within the Colchester School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 886 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 75 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 886 students
Bacon Academy Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Bacon Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
Bacon Academy Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Bacon Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Bacon Academy Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
Bacon Academy Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
6%
22%
Bacon Academy Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
2%
13%
Bacon Academy Black Students (1988-2015)
White
88%
57%
Bacon Academy White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Bacon Academy Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Bacon Academy Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Bacon Academy 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.
0.22 0.41
Bacon Academy Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
13%
33%
Bacon Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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%
Bacon Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2015)

District Comparison

  • Colchester School District's student population of 2,639 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,744 in this district is less than the state average of $20,523. The district revenue/student has grown by 30% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,371 is less than the state average of $19,543. The district spending/student has grown by 34% over four years.
School District Name Colchester School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 2,639 1,624
Colchester School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Colchester School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $33 MM
Colchester School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $48 MM $32 MM
Colchester School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,744 $20,523
Colchester School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,371 $19,543
Colchester School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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