North Branford High School

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This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. have about average college readiness measures, and this school has above average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.
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Academics
Test scores
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Subject
% Proficient
Science
65%
State avg: 47%
Details
6/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

Worth a deeper look:

This school is about the same as the state average in key measures of college and career readiness, but depending on the state, average can mean only a minority of students are ready for college and career.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
92%
State avg: 87%
Average SAT score
1003
State avg: 1031
AP course participation
13%
State avg: 18%
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Equity
8/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

A promising sign:

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing better than other students in the state, though this school may still have achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Schools that close the gap between different student groups are doing something right! Explore the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to learn more. Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how this school is helping all its students succeed – and how can you help.

Environment
General Information
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Students
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White
91%
Hispanic
4%
Asian
3%
Black
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Two or more races
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
10 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
103 :1
State avg: 354 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
91%
State avg: 91%
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Neighborhood
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Last modified: September 3, 2017
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