Wethersfield 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
411 Wolcott Hill Rd.
Wethersfield, CT 06109
Phone
(860) 571-8200
District
WETHERSFIELD SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
HARTFORD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1139
Classroom Teachers
82

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Connecticut

7

(10 is best)

Better than 61.0% of CT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

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

Grade 11

80 60 40 20 0
56%
50%
66%
60%
45%
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
14
13
13
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 300 26.3%
Grade 10 280 24.6%
Grade 11 273 24.0%
Grade 12 286 25.1%
Total 1139 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 71.9% 72.7% 54.4%
Black 4.6% 3.9% 13.1%
Hispanic 17.0% 18.4% 26.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.9% 4.7% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.3% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 22.6% 26.1% 40.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 16.8% 19.2% 33.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.8% 6.9% 6.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 26,267 3,565,287
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,007.4 734
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.9% 5.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.7% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.6% 31.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.7% 28.4%
65 OR OLDER 20.2% 16.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 10,843 1,370,746
Single Parent Households With Children 6.9% 9.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.3% 90.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 42.9% 39.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 19.5% 22.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 21.1% 17.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.0% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.7% 15.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 14.1% 13.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.3% 10.6%
$15,000 or less 7.4% 8.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,906 $38,716,300 47.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,462 $5,190,100 6.4%
Staff $336 $1,192,800 1.5%
General Administration $185 $656,750 0.8%
School Administration $795 $2,822,250 3.5%
Operation $1,862 $6,610,100 8.1%
Transportation $910 $3,230,500 4.0%
Other $1,082 $3,841,100 4.7%
Total Support $6,632 $23,543,600 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,379 $19,095,450 23.5%
Total Expenditures $22,917 $81,355,350 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,332 $5,961,289,892 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,233 $648,643,527 5.9%
Staff $602 $316,810,879 2.9%
General Administration $430 $226,056,312 2.1%
School Administration $1,125 $591,680,129 5.4%
Operation $1,639 $862,383,060 7.9%
Transportation $958 $503,840,238 4.6%
Other $502 $264,042,937 2.4%
Total Support $6,488 $3,413,423,714 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,018 $1,587,449,357 14.5%
Total Expenditures $20,838 $10,962,132,878 100.0%
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%