Tourtellotte Memorial High School

  • Tourtellotte Memorial High School serves 251 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the CT average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Tourtellotte Memorial High School operates within the Thompson School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 251 students has declined by 25% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 251 students
Tourtellotte Memorial High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Tourtellotte Memorial High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Tourtellotte Memorial High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Tourtellotte Memorial High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less 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 10:1 14:1
Tourtellotte Memorial High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
5%
Tourtellotte Memorial High School Asian Students (1991-2010)
Hispanic
4%
22%
Tourtellotte Memorial High School Black Students (1992-2015)
Black
n/a
13%
Tourtellotte Memorial High School Black Students (1999-2011)
White
93%
57%
Tourtellotte Memorial High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Tourtellotte Memorial High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Tourtellotte Memorial High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Tourtellotte Memorial High 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.
0.13 0.41
Tourtellotte Memorial High 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.
23%
33%
Tourtellotte Memorial High 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%
Tourtellotte Memorial High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Thompson School District's student population of 1,003 students has decreased by 15% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $19,922 in this district is less than the state average of $20,523. The district revenue/student has grown by 34% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,999 is less than the state average of $19,543. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name Thompson School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
4
Number of Students Managed 1,003 1,624
Thompson School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Thompson School District Graduation Rate (1993-2009)
District Total Revenue $21 MM $33 MM
Thompson School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $20 MM $32 MM
Thompson School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $19,922 $20,523
Thompson School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $18,999 $19,543
Thompson 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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