Ledyard High School

  • Ledyard High School serves 759 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ledyard High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

Top Placements

Ledyard High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

  • Ledyard High School's student population of 759 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students759 students
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Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ledyard High School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Ledyard High School is 0.47, 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#335 out of 951 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:1n/a
American Indian
3%
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
11%
25%
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Black
7%
13%
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White
72%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.470.64
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Graduation Rate≥95%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLedyard School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ledyard Ledyard Center School
    Grades: K-6 | 413 students
    1.1 miles
    740 Colonel Ledyard Hwy.
    Ledyard, CT 06339
    (860) 464-8080
    1.1 K-6 413
  • Ledyard Gallup Hill School
    Grades: K-6 | 307 students
    1.3 miles
    169 Gallup Hill Rd.
    Ledyard, CT 06339
    (860) 536-9477
    1.3 K-6 307
  • Preston Preston Plains School
    Grades: 6-8 | 131 students
    3.5 miles
    1 Route 164
    Preston, CT 06365
    (860) 889-3831
    3.5 6-8 131
  • Old Mystic Stonington Boe Pre-school Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 20 students
    3.7 miles
    49 North Stonington Rd
    Old Mystic, CT 06372
    (860) 572-0506
    3.7 PK 20
  • Gales Ferry Gales Ferry School
    Grades: PK-2 | 286 students
    4.0 miles
    1858 Route 12
    Gales Ferry, CT 06335
    (860) 464-7664
    4.0 PK-2 286

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