Somers High School

  • Somers High School serves 474 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the CT average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Somers High School operates within the Somers School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 474 students has declined by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students474 students
Somers High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Somers High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
Somers High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeSomers High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
Somers High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
3%
5%
Somers High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
4%
22%
Somers High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
2%
13%
Somers High School Black Students (1989-2015)
White
90%
57%
Somers High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Somers High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSomers High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCT 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.
0.190.61
Somers 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.
3%
33%
Somers High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2015)
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.
n/a
5%
Somers High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

  • Somers School District's student population of 1,473 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,007 in this district is less than the state average of $17,550. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,086 is less than the state average of $15,389. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District NameSomers School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
4
Number of Students Managed1,4731,624
Somers School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Raten/an/a
Somers School District Graduation Rate (1997-2009)
District Total Revenue$24 MM$31 MM
Somers School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$22 MM$27 MM
Somers School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,007$17,550
Somers School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,086$15,389
Somers School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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