J. M. Wright Technical High School

  • J. M. Wright Technical High School serves 319 students in grades 9-11.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • J. M. Wright Technical High School's student population of 319 students has grown by 120% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 183% over five school years.
School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-11
Total Students319 students
This chart display total students of J. M. Wright Technical High School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of J. M. Wright Technical High School
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • J. M. Wright Technical High School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of J. M. Wright Technical High School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. 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--
Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of J. M. Wright Technical High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in J. M. Wright Technical High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
52%
24%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in J. M. Wright Technical High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
21%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in J. M. Wright Technical High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
23%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in J. M. Wright Technical High School and the percentage of White public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in J. M. Wright Technical High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in J. M. Wright Technical High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.640.42
This chart display the diversity score of J. M. Wright Technical High School and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
31%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameConnecticut Technical High Sc School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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