256 Kelsey Hill Rd.
Deep River, CT 06417
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Valley Regional High School serves 587 students in grades 9-12.
Valley Regional High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Valley Regional High School's student population of 587 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
587 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
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School Rankings

Valley Regional High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Valley Regional High School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#298 out of 957 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
5%
25%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
90%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.19
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Valley Regional High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Valley Regional High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

School Reviews

  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Fantastic school with great fine arts! , high academics, and a wide variety of sports in a small school setting.
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2  
The administration does not punish students the way they should. When kids get tickets for underage drinking, they should not be allowed to participate in the national HONOR society. That it clear and simple.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 587 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Btm 50% in CT)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.19 (Btm 50%)

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