Thames River Academy (Closed 2013)

  • Thames River Academy served 76 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 40-59% (which was lower than the Connecticut state average of 83%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 21-39% (which was lower than the Connecticut state average of 80%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was equal to the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students76 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Thames River Academy by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Thames River Academy 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 2011-12 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Thames River Academy 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
3%
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
23%
24%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Thames River Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
10%
13%
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White
56%
55%
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Thames River Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.620.63
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Graduation Rate11-19%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Thames River Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Thames River Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorwich School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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