161 Nevers Rd.
South Windsor, CT 06074
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
South Windsor High School serves 1,282 students in grades 9-12.
South Windsor High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 77% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,282 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 20% in CT)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

South Windsor High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

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Attribute

School Overview

South Windsor High School's student population of 1,282 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 125 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,282 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
125 teachers
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School Rankings

South Windsor High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 South Windsor High School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#251 out of 957 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
20%
5%
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Hispanic
9%
28%
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Black
7%
13%
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White
60%
50%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Graduation Rate
97%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

School Calendar

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Event
Date
Schools Closed - Rosh Hashanah
September 26, 2022 (Monday)
Schools Closed - Yom Kippur
October 05, 2022 (Wednesday)
Schools Closed - Diwali
October 24, 2022 (Monday)
Schools Closed - Professional Development for Staff
November 08, 2022 (Tuesday)
District Closed - Thanksgiving Break
November 25, 2022 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,282 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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