New London High School

  • New London High School serves 633 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • New London 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 bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

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School Overview

  • New London High School's student population of 633 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students633 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New London High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 956 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New London High School is 0.58, 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 School Rank (16-17)#903 out of 956 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
59%
25%
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Black
26%
13%
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White
8%
54%
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Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score0.580.64
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Graduation Rate65-69%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew London School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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