Greenwich High School

10 Hillside Rd.
Greenwich, CT 06830
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Greenwich High School serves 2,654 students in grades 9-12.
Greenwich 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 83% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Greenwich High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

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School Overview

Greenwich High School's student population of 2,654 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 223 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,654 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
223 teachers
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School Rankings

Greenwich High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Greenwich High School is 0.52, 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 Data
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State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#158 out of 957 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
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Asian
7%
5%
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Hispanic
21%
25%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
66%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Graduation Rate
97%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 2,654 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 20% in CT)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 83% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52 (Top 50%)

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