Stratford High School

245 King Street
Stratford, CT 06615
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 1,067 students in grades 9-12, Stratford High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 39%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 51% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,067 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • : 97% (Top 20% in CT)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Stratford High School's student population of 1,067 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,067 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
80 teachers
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School Rankings

Stratford High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 940 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Stratford High School is 0.71, which is more 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
#642 out of 940 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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19%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Stratford High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
46%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Stratford High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
36%
29%
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Black
28%
13%
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White
30%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.71
This chart display the diversity score of Stratford High School and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
97%
90%
This chart display graduation rate of Stratford High School and public school graduation rate of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Stratford High School's ranking?
Stratford High School is ranked #642 out of 940 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
What schools are Stratford High School often compared to?
Stratford High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Bunnell High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% CT state average), while 46% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CT state average).
What is the graduation rate of Stratford High School?
The graduation rate of Stratford High School is 97%, which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 90%.
How many students attend Stratford High School?
1,067 students attend Stratford High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
36% of Stratford High School students are Hispanic, 30% of students are White, 28% of students are Black, 3% of students are Asian, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Stratford High School?
Stratford High School has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does Stratford High School offer ?
Stratford High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Stratford High School part of?
Stratford High School is part of Stratford School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,067 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • : 97% (Top 20%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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