Rham High School

  • Rham High School serves 1,023 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 44%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 86% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Rham High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 44%.
  • Rham High School operates within the Regional 08 School District.
  • Regional 08 School District's 92% graduation rate is higher than the Connecticut state average of 88%.

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School Overview

  • Rham High School's student population of 1023 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 90 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,023 students
Gender %Rham High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers90 teachers
Students by GradeRham High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Rham High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 968 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rham High School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
44%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
58%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
Asian
2%
5%
Hispanic
2%
23%
White
96%
56%
All Ethnic GroupsRham High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.080.42
Graduation Rate
93%
88%
Rham High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
33%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Rham High School is Regional 08 School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 195 school districts in Connecticut (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Regional 08 School District's student population of 1,590 students has decreased by 10% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 92% has increased from 85% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $15,498 in this district is less than the state average of $20,313. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $14,618 is less than the state average of $19,375. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four school years.
    School District NameRegional 08 School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    2
    4
    Number of Students Managed1,5901,534
    Regional 08 School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    60%
    44%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    75%
    58%
    District Graduation Rate
    92%
    88%
    District Total Revenue$27 MM$31 MM
    District Spending$26 MM$30 MM
    District Revenue / Student$15,498$20,313
    District Spending / Student$14,618$19,375
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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