Windsor Locks High School

  • Windsor Locks High School serves 422 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Windsor Locks High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Windsor Locks High School's student population of 422 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students422 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Windsor Locks High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Windsor Locks High School is 0.53, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank#545 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
11%
5%
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Hispanic
10%
25%
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Black
12%
13%
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White
66%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.530.64
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Graduation Rate≥95%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWindsor Locks School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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Blah academic programs. Teachers try to be cool like students. Music is great. Loved the music department, a lot of effort there, but needed more funding. Over zealous athletic programs. They're slowly improving the facilities. Parents don't really do much past elementary school.
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