Suffield High School

1060 Sheldon Street
West Suffield, CT 06093
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 50%
Serving 718 students in grades 9-12, Suffield High School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 50%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 718 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • : 97% (Top 10% in CT)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 30%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Suffield High School's student population of 718 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
718 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
59 teachers
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School Rankings

Suffield High School ranks within the top 50% of all 942 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Suffield High School is 0.30, 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.
This School
State Level (CT)
#317 out of 942 schools
(Top 50%)
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45-49%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Suffield 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 2021-22 school year data.
65-69%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Suffield 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 2021-22 school year data.
55-59%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Suffield High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
8%
29%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
83%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Connecticut.
0.30
This chart display the diversity score of Suffield High School and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
97%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of Suffield High School and public school graduation rate of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Suffield High School's ranking?
Suffield High School is ranked #317 out of 942 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
What schools are Suffield High School often compared to?
Suffield High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like East Granby High School, Granby Memorial High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
45-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CT state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 50% CT state average).
What is the graduation rate of Suffield High School?
The graduation rate of Suffield High School is 97%, which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 89%.
How many students attend Suffield High School?
718 students attend Suffield High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
83% of Suffield High School students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Suffield High School?
Suffield High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is equal to the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does Suffield High School offer ?
Suffield High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Suffield High School part of?
Suffield High School is part of Suffield School District.

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First Day of School
August 29, 2024 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 718 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • : 97% (Top 10%)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 30%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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