Plainville High School

  • Plainville High School serves 707 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Plainville High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Plainville High School's student population of 707 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students707 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Plainville High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Plainville High School is 0.44, 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 Testing Rank#418 out of 951 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
17%
25%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
73%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.440.64
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Graduation Rate90-94%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlainville School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Plainville Linden Street School
    Grades: PK-5 | 409 students
    0.2 miles
    69 Linden St.
    Plainville, CT 06062
    (860) 793-3270
    0.2 PK-5 409
  • Plainville Frank T. Wheeler School
    Grades: PK-5 | 307 students
    1.0 miles
    15 Cleverland Memorial Dr.
    Plainville, CT 06062
    (860) 793-3290
    1.0 PK-5 307
  • Southington Thalberg Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 444 students
    1.5 miles
    145 Dunham Rd.
    Southington, CT 06489
    (860) 628-3370
    1.5 K-5 444
  • Bristol Greene-hills School
    Grades: PK-8 | 909 students
    2.0 miles
    718 Pine St.
    Bristol, CT 06010
    (860) 584-7822
    2.0 PK-8 909
  • Plainville Louis Toffolon School
    Grades: PK-5 | 394 students
    2.0 miles
    145 Northwest Dr.
    Plainville, CT 06062
    (860) 793-3280
    2.0 PK-5 394

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