Details overview

Hours 7:30am - 2:15pm
School leader John M. Dodig

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Honors track
Advanced placement (AP) courses

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
3
Music
including: Band
6
Languages
including: German
Music Orchestra
Band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Photography
Painting
Ceramics
World languages taught French
German
Italian
Latin
Chinese - Mandarin
Spanish

Support

Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Developmental delay

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 90% 61%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 4%
Hispanic 3% 20%
Black 2% 13%
Two or more races 0% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 51% 48%
N/A 49% 52%
Male 49% 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 3% 35%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

14
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
13
Boys Sports
including: Water polo
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Field hockey
Golf
Gymnastics
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Water polo
Boys sports Basketball
Baseball
Cross country
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Water polo
Wrestling

Culture

Parent involvement Very active PTA

Awards

Academic award Connecticut High School of the Year, by Ct. Magazine
Year received 2008

Teachers

World languages spoken by staff French
German
Italian
Mandarin
Russian
Spanish

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012