Bristol Central High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,095
College Readiness Index
33.1
Math Proficiency
3.6
Reading Proficiency
3.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,317 Students
  • 84 Teachers

Bristol Central High School
480 WOLCOTT ST
BRISTOL, CT 06010

Phone: (860) 584-7732

District: Bristol School District

Overview

Bristol Central High School is ranked 31st within Connecticut. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Bristol Central High School is 41 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 31 percent. Bristol Central High School is 1 of 3 high schools in the Bristol School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1095
State Rank
#31

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,317
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 31%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 39%
Full-Time Teachers 84

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 83%
Proficient in Math 90%
College Readiness Index 33.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 3
Total Students 2,640
Proficient in Reading (district average) 84%
Proficient in Math (district average) 88%
College Readiness (district average) 34.9

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Bristol Central High School is 1 of 3 schools in the Bristol School District.

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