Lyman Hall High School

70 Pond Hill Road
Wallingford, CT 06492
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Lyman Hall High School serves 955 students in grades 9-12.
Lyman Hall High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 51%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 955 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 20% in CT)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Lyman Hall High School's student population of 955 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 90 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
955 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
90 teachers
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School Rankings

Lyman Hall High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 940 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Lyman Hall High School is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#487 out of 940 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
20%
29%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
70%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.47
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Graduation Rate
96%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lyman Hall High School's ranking?
Lyman Hall High School is ranked #487 out of 940 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
26% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% CT state average), while 61% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CT state average).
What is the graduation rate of Lyman Hall High School?
The graduation rate of Lyman Hall High School is 96%, which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 90%.
How many students attend Lyman Hall High School?
955 students attend Lyman Hall High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
70% of Lyman Hall High School students are White, 20% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Lyman Hall High School?
Lyman Hall High School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does Lyman Hall High School offer ?
Lyman Hall High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Lyman Hall High School part of?
Lyman Hall High School is part of Wallingford School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 955 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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