New London High School

490 Jefferson Avenue

New London, CT 06320

Tel: (860)437-6400
  • New London High School serves 886 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the CT average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 43%.
  • New London High School operates within the New London School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 886 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 67 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 886 students
New London High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % New London High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
New London High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade New London High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
New London High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
2%
5%
New London High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
45%
22%
New London High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
26%
13%
New London High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
22%
57%
New London High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
New London High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
3%
New London High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups New London High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CT 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.
0.69 0.41
New London 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.
64%
33%
New London High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
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.
6%
5%
New London High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • New London School District's student population of 3,200 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $22,917 is higher than the state average of $20,523. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $23,914 is higher than the state average of $19,543. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name New London School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 3,200 1,624
New London School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
New London School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $70 MM $33 MM
New London School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $73 MM $32 MM
New London School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $22,917 $20,523
New London School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $23,914 $19,543
New London School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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