Norwich Free Academy



Norwich Free Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Norwich Free Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 552
10 561
11 607
12 527

Norwich Free Academy is a public high school of the Norwich Free Academy located in Norwich, CT. It has 2,247 students in grades 9th through 12th. Norwich Free Academy is the 4th largest public high school in Connecticut and the 1,004th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.8 to 1.

Total Students: 2,247
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 163

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Norwich Free Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 1,160
(52%)
1,181
(52%)
 Male 1,087
(48%)
1,101
(48%)

Norwich Free Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,314
(58%)
1,333
(58%)
 Hispanic 327
(15%)
332
(15%)
 Black 322
(14%)
330
(14%)
 Asian 173
(8%)
174
(8%)
 Two or More 61
(3%)
63
(3%)
 American Indian 28
(1%)
28
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 22
(1%)
22
(1%)

Norwich Free Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,197
(53%)
1,232
(54%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 909
(40%)
909
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 141
(6%)
141
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Norwich Free Academy is ranked 5th out of 321 ranked schools in Connecticut, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Norwich Free Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.7%) is slightly higher than the state average of 35.5%. 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.

Norwich Free Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2564
2006 2489
2007 2450
2008 2489
2009 2421
2010 2381
2011 2315
2012 2264
2013 2325
2014 2318
2015 2247

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.7
2006 17.9
2007 15.2
2008 14.3
2009 14.7
2010 15.2
2011 15.2
2012 13.8
2013 14.3
2014 14.2
2015 13.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.16809672386895
2006 0.18802732020892
2007 0.21755102040816
2008 0.14704700683005
2009 0.17843866171004
2010 0.20159596808064
2011 0.17537796976242
2012 0.24867491166078
2013 0.24086021505376
2014 0.45254529767041
2015 0.46728971962617

Compare Norwich Free Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,124.5% 11.2:1
 
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 35.5%
 
This School 46.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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