Newtown High School

8/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
14
Grades
9-12
Students
1,738
Type
Public
Academics
8/10
Test scores
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Science
95%
State avg: 79%
College readiness
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AP course participation
27%
State avg: 18%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
81%
State avg: 74%
Equity
Environment
Students
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White
Hispanic
Asian
Two or more races
Black
American Indian/Alaska Native
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes because they know that teachers are the most important factor on their child’s education, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
12 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
190 :1
State avg: 354 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
5%
State avg: 9%
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Last modified: April 20, 2017
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