Norwalk High School



Norwalk High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Norwalk High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 425
10 424
11 364
12 326

Norwalk High School is a public high school of the Norwalk School District located in Norwalk, CT. It has 1,539 students in grades 9th through 12th. Norwalk High School is the 24th largest public high school in Connecticut and the 3,051st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.6 to 1.

Total Students: 1,539
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 113.5

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Norwalk High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 771
(50%)
1,598
(49%)
 Female 768
(50%)
1,650
(51%)

Norwalk High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 683
(44%)
1,217
(37%)
 Hispanic 473
(31%)
1,098
(34%)
 Black 314
(20%)
767
(24%)
 Asian 59
(4%)
147
(5%)
 Two or More 8
(1%)
15
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
3
(0%)

Norwalk High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 964
(63%)
1,896
(58%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 454
(29%)
1,090
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 121
(8%)
262
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Norwalk High School is ranked 28th out of 0 ranked schools in Connecticut, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Norwalk High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.4%) is slightly higher than the state average of 33.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Norwalk High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1334
2006 1650
2007 1557
2008 1515
2009 1502
2010 1496
2011 1531
2012 1539

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.4
2006 15
2007 13.4
2008 11.9
2009 13.2
2010 13.3
2011 13.3
2012 13.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.17466266866567
2006 0.12848484848485
2007 0.18304431599229
2008 0.20660066006601
2009 0.31225033288948
2010 0.33823529411765
2011 0.35597648595689
2012 0.37361923326836

Compare Norwalk High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,152.3% 11.5:1
 
1,360.0% 13.6:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 33.6%
 
This School 37.4%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,539 13.6:1  
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