Bunnell High School

  • Bunnell High School serves 1,045 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bunnell High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Bunnell High School's student population of 1,045 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 80 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,045 students
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Total Classroom Teachers80 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bunnell High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Bunnell High School is 0.70, which is more 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#681 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
27%
25%
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Black
26%
13%
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White
41%
54%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.700.64
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Graduation Rate
98%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStratford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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  • Stratford Eli Whitney School
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    Stratford, CT 06615
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    Grades: PK-6 | 607 students
    0.8 miles
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    Stratford, CT 06614
    (203) 385-4292
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  • Stratford David Wooster Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 516 students
    1.1 miles
    150 Lincoln St.
    Stratford, CT 06615
    (203) 385-4275
    1.1 7-8 516
  • Stratford Harry B. Flood Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 587 students
    1.2 miles
    490 Chapel St.
    Stratford, CT 06614
    (203) 385-4280
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  • Stratford Chapel School
    Grades: K-6 | 465 students
    1.3 miles
    380 Chapel St.
    Stratford, CT 06614
    (203) 385-4192
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