105 Putnam Road
Central Village, CT 06332
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Plainfield High School serves 682 students in grades 9-12.
Plainfield 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Plainfield High School's student population of 682 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
682 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
58 teachers
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Last Day of School
June 22, 2022 (Wednesday)

School Rankings

Plainfield High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Plainfield High School is 0.19, 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 Data
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State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#654 out of 957 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
3%
25%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
90%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.19
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Graduation Rate
80-84%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 682 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Btm 50% in CT)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.19 (Btm 50%)

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