New Britain High School

  • New Britain High School serves 2,198 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 12% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 31% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • New Britain High School's student population of 2,198 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 136 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,198 students
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Total Classroom Teachers136 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of New Britain High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • New Britain High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Britain High School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. 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#889 out of 968 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Britain High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
61%
24%
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Black
15%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in New Britain High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
20%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in New Britain 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%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in New Britain High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.570.63
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Graduation Rate
78%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in New Britain High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Britain High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Britain School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Britain Northend School
    Grades: K-5 | 254 students
    0.4 miles
    160 Bassett St.
    New Britain, CT 06051
    (860)223-3819
    0.4 K-5 254
  • New Britain Vance School
    Grades: K-5 | 515 students
    0.8 miles
    183 Vance St.
    New Britain, CT 06052
    (860)225-8731
    0.8 K-5 515
  • Berlin Mary E. Griswold School
    Grades: K-5 | 491 students
    1.1 miles
    133 Heather Ln.
    Berlin, CT 06037
    (860)828-6336
    1.1 K-5 491
  • New Britain Smith School
    Grades: K-5 | 566 students
    1.2 miles
    142 Rutherford St.
    New Britain, CT 06051
    (860)223-1574
    1.2 K-5 566
  • New Britain Roosevelt Early Learning Center
    Grades: PK | 165 students
    1.3 miles
    40 Goodwin St
    New Britain, CT 06051
    (860)827-2017
    1.3 PK 165

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