John J. Allison Polaris Center

  • John J. Allison Polaris Center serves 57 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 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 44%.

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School Overview

  • John J. Allison Polaris Center's student population of 57 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students57 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John J. Allison Polaris Center's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has increased from 3:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of John J. Allison Polaris Center is 0.66, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rankn/a
19%
Student : Teacher Ratio4:113:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
44%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in John J. Allison Polaris Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
32%
13%
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White
23%
56%
This chart display the percentage of White students in John J. Allison Polaris Center and the percentage of White public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in John J. Allison Polaris Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.660.42
This chart display the diversity score of John J. Allison Polaris Center and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in John J. Allison Polaris Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in John J. Allison Polaris Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCapitol Region Education Coun School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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