Bunnell High School

  • Bunnell High School serves 1,019 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 34% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 61% (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 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Bunnell High School's student population of 1,019 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,019 students
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Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bunnell High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bunnell High School is 0.67, which is more 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#585 out of 968 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
27%
24%
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Black
24%
13%
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White
45%
55%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bunnell High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.670.63
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Graduation Rate
94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bunnell 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 NameStratford School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • Stratford High School Sails Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 11 students
    0.2 miles
    1 Bulldog Blvd
    Stratford, CT 06614
    (203)385-4250
    0.2 9-12 11
  • Stratford High School Steps 9-12 Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 7 students
    0.2 miles
    1 Bulldog Boulevard
    Stratford, CT 06614
    (203)385-4298
    0.2 9-12 7
  • Stratford Aba Whitney Special Education School
    Grades: K-1 | 6 students
    0.3 miles
    1130 Huntington Road
    Stratford, CT 06614
    (203)385-4198
    0.3 K-1 6
  • Stratford Dlc Whitney Special Education School
    Grades: K-5 | 6 students
    0.3 miles
    1130 Huntington Road
    Stratford, CT 06614
    (203)385-4199
    0.3 K-5 6
  • Stratford Eli Whitney School
    Grades: K-6 | 480 students
    0.3 miles
    1130 Huntington Rd.
    Stratford, CT 06615
    (203)385-4198
    0.3 K-6 480

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