Torrington Middle School

  • Torrington Middle School serves 1,012 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the CT average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Torrington Middle School operates within the Torrington School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1012 students has declined by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 77 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,012 students
Torrington Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Torrington Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 77 teachers
Torrington Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Torrington Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Torrington Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
3%
5%
Torrington Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
19%
22%
Torrington Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
6%
13%
Torrington Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
69%
57%
Torrington Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Torrington Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Torrington Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Torrington Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CT 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.
0.49 0.41
Torrington Middle 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.
39%
33%
Torrington Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
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.
9%
5%
Torrington Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Torrington School District's student population of 4,171 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $19,811 in this district is less than the state average of $20,523. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $19,588 is higher than the state average of $19,543. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name Torrington School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 4,171 1,624
Torrington School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $85 MM $33 MM
Torrington School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $84 MM $32 MM
Torrington School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $19,811 $20,523
Torrington School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $19,588 $19,543
Torrington School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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