Valley Regional High School

  • Valley Regional High School serves 638 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the CT average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Valley Regional High School operates within the Regional 04 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 638 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students638 students
Valley Regional High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Valley Regional High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
Valley Regional High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeValley Regional High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
Valley Regional High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
5%
Valley Regional High School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
8%
22%
Valley Regional High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
1%
13%
Valley Regional High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
88%
57%
Valley Regional High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Valley Regional High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsValley Regional High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCT 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.
0.220.61
Valley Regional 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.
5%
33%
Valley Regional High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
2%
5%
Valley Regional High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Regional 04 School District's student population of 970 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,661 is higher than the state average of $17,550. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,242 is higher than the state average of $15,389. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District NameRegional 04 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
4
Number of Students Managed9701,624
Regional 04 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Raten/an/a
Regional 04 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue$19 MM$31 MM
Regional 04 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$17 MM$27 MM
Regional 04 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$18,661$17,550
Regional 04 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$17,242$15,389
Regional 04 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Deep RiverJohn Winthrop Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 332 students
    0.5 miles
    Winthrop Road Box 187
    Deep RiverCT 06417
    (860)526-9546
    0.57-8332
  • Deep RiverDeep River Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 312 students
    1.4 miles
    12 River Street
    Deep RiverCT 06417
    (860)526-5319
    1.4KG-6312
  • CenterbrookEssex Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 451 students
    1.9 miles
    108 Main Street
    CenterbrookCT 06409
    (860)767-8215
    1.9PK-6451
  • ChesterChester Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 219 students
    2.6 miles
    23 Ridge Road
    ChesterCT 06412
    (860)526-5797
    2.6KG-6219
  • WestbrookWestbrook High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 294 students
    4.9 miles
    156 Mcveagh Road
    WestbrookCT 06498
    (860)399-6214
    4.99-12294

School Reviews

  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  8/20/2012
Fantastic school with great fine arts! , high academics, and a wide variety of sports in a small school setting.
- Posted by
2  11/29/2011
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.
- Posted by

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
January 01, 2018
The city of New York has announced they are bringing back mandatory sex-ed courses for the first time in 20 years, in light of skyrocketing teen pregnancy rates far above the national average.
January 01, 2018
We’ll look at the many challenges facing schools in New York and New Jersey, as they struggle to get ready for students and balance the ongoing need to provide shelter to those displaced by the storm.
January 01, 2018
Students have headed back to school across the country, but are greeted by new security technology and armed security guards. We take a look at Post-Newtown public education.