New Fairfield High School

  • New Fairfield High School serves 933 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the CT average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • New Fairfield High School operates within the New Fairfield School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 933 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students933 students
New Fairfield High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %New Fairfield High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
New Fairfield High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeNew Fairfield High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
New Fairfield High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
5%
New Fairfield High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
7%
22%
New Fairfield High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
1%
13%
New Fairfield High School Black Students (1996-2015)
White
90%
57%
New Fairfield High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
New Fairfield High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsNew Fairfield High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.190.61
New Fairfield High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
33%
New Fairfield High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
5%
New Fairfield High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • New Fairfield School District's student population of 2,632 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,229 in this district is less than the state average of $17,550. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,673 is less than the state average of $15,389. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District NameNew Fairfield School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed2,6321,624
New Fairfield School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Raten/an/a
New Fairfield School District Graduation Rate (1993-2009)
District Total Revenue$43 MM$31 MM
New Fairfield School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$41 MM$27 MM
New Fairfield School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,229$17,550
New Fairfield School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,673$15,389
New Fairfield School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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