Putnam High School

  • Putnam High School serves 273 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the CT average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Putnam High School operates within the Putnam School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 273 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 273 students
Putnam High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Putnam High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Putnam High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Putnam High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less 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 10:1 14:1
Putnam High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
5%
Putnam High School Asian Students (1990-2013)
Hispanic
7%
22%
Putnam High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
2%
13%
Putnam High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
83%
57%
Putnam High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Putnam High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
8%
3%
Putnam High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Putnam 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.
0.30 0.41
Putnam 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.
49%
33%
Putnam 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.
10%
5%
Putnam High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Putnam School District's student population of 1,240 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,813 in this district is less than the state average of $20,523. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $19,342 is less than the state average of $19,543. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Putnam School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 1,240 1,624
Putnam School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Putnam School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $33 MM
Putnam School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $24 MM $32 MM
Putnam School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $18,813 $20,523
Putnam School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $19,342 $19,543
Putnam 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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