Somers 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
5 Vision Boulevard
Somers, CT 06071
Phone
(860) 749-2270
District
SOMERS SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
TOLLAND COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
438
Classroom Teachers
46

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Connecticut

8

(10 is best)

Better than 73.0% of CT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

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

Grade 10

100 80 60 40 20 0
65%
49%
82%
60%
47%
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
10
11
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 107 24.4%
Grade 10 105 24.0%
Grade 11 120 27.4%
Grade 12 106 24.2%
Total 438 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 88.8% 90.4% 53.3%
Black 3.5% 2.9% 13.1%
Hispanic 5.6% 5.0% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.9% 1.5% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 11.4% 10.3% 41.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.6% 8.7% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.8% 1.6% 6.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 11,005 3,565,287
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 386.7 734
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.0% 5.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 14.5% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.9% 31.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 34.3% 28.4%
65 OR OLDER 19.3% 16.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,625 1,370,746
Single Parent Households With Children 3.0% 9.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.7% 90.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 38.6% 39.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 30.8% 22.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 24.4% 17.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.4% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 10.8% 15.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.9% 13.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.7% 10.6%
$15,000 or less 3.0% 8.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,868 $16,948,000 62.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,152 $1,645,000 6.1%
Staff $443 $633,000 2.3%
General Administration $466 $665,000 2.5%
School Administration $1,060 $1,514,000 5.6%
Operation $2,002 $2,859,000 10.5%
Transportation $796 $1,136,000 4.2%
Other $249 $355,000 1.3%
Total Support $6,167 $8,807,000 32.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $962 $1,374,000 5.1%
Total Expenditures $18,998 $27,129,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,752 $6,147,666,000 52.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,423 $744,314,000 6.4%
Staff $694 $362,924,000 3.1%
General Administration $494 $258,434,000 2.2%
School Administration $1,197 $626,350,000 5.4%
Operation $1,751 $915,940,000 7.9%
Transportation $1,039 $543,508,000 4.7%
Other $724 $378,851,000 3.3%
Total Support $7,322 $3,830,321,000 33.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,134 $1,639,379,000 14.1%
Total Expenditures $22,208 $11,617,366,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%