Haddam-killingworth High School

95 Little City Road
Higganum, CT 06441
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Haddam-killingworth High School serves 673 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Haddam-killingworth High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Haddam-killingworth High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Haddam-killingworth High School's student population of 673 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students673 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

Haddam-killingworth High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Haddam-killingworth High School is 0.12, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#207 out of 951 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
2%
25%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
94%
54%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.120.64
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRegional School District 17 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Haddam-killingworth High School is Coginchaug Regional High School (5.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Haddam-killingworth Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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