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Bolton High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
72 Brandy St.
Bolton, CT 06043
Phone
(860) 643-2768
District
BOLTON SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
TOLLAND COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
262
Classroom Teachers
30

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Connecticut

7

(10 is best)

Better than 62.9% of CT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Bolton High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
60%
49%
77%
60%
42%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
9
9
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 55 21.0%
Grade 10 79 30.2%
Grade 11 69 26.3%
Grade 12 59 22.5%
Total 262 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 80.9% 80.8% 52.2%
Black 5.1% 5.3% 13.1%
Hispanic 11.3% 11.6% 28.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.7% 2.2% 5.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 22.9% 24.9% 41.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.5% 21.6% 35.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.4% 3.3% 6.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 4,902 3,605,944
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 333.5 743
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.2% 5.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.7% 18.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 25.4% 31.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.4% 28.1%
65 OR OLDER 20.3% 17.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,835 1,385,437
Single Parent Households With Children 4.7% 9.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.7% 90.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 44.7% 40.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 32.5% 22.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 24.4% 17.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.8% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.8% 15.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.9% 13.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 3.9% 10.2%
$15,000 or less 3.7% 8.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,581 $9,813,180 54.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,495 $1,166,100 6.4%
Staff $977 $762,060 4.2%
General Administration $831 $648,180 3.6%
School Administration $1,751 $1,365,780 7.6%
Operation $2,078 $1,620,840 9.0%
Transportation $768 $599,040 3.3%
Other $946 $737,880 4.1%
Total Support $8,846 $6,899,880 38.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,755 $1,368,900 7.6%
Total Expenditures $23,182 $18,081,960 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,287 $6,248,864,124 51.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,513 $769,306,875 6.4%
Staff $744 $378,421,693 3.1%
General Administration $500 $254,182,405 2.1%
School Administration $1,224 $622,702,946 5.2%
Operation $1,833 $932,487,697 7.7%
Transportation $1,115 $567,223,599 4.7%
Other $823 $418,636,588 3.5%
Total Support $7,753 $3,942,923,672 32.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,685 $1,874,079,452 15.5%
Total Expenditures $23,724 $12,065,874,668 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%