Griswold High School

267 Slater Ave, Griswold, CT 06351 | (860) 376-7640
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 740
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3 out of 5 | 6 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 267 Slater Avenue, Griswold, CT 06351
School District Details
  • Griswold School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $12,233
  • Graduation Rate: 84.0%
  • Dropout Rate: 3.9%
  • Students Per Teacher: 13.2
  • Enrolled Students: 2,060

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 740
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 59.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 369 (49.9%)
  • Females: 371 (50.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 55 (7.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 100 (13.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 155 (20.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Griswold High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian223.0%
Black172.3%
Asian182.4%
Hispanic202.7%
White66389.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Griswold High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade18825.4%
10th Grade19125.8%
11th Grade18024.3%
12th Grade18124.5%
Source: CT Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 3

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6 reviews for Griswold High School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on June 26, 2011
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My children had outstanding experiences at GHS. Their arts program, especially music, is phenomenal. The Spring musical this year was nominated for 9 awards for the State HS Musical Theater awards.

    Other than that, there are good teachers and there are exasperating teachers. I really like the new edline homework website; you can send an email to the teacher at any time.

    Not every teacher is as good as he/she should be. Most that I've come across, however, have been wonderful and caring.
  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on May 02, 2011
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Horrible high school. Some really bad teachers who happen to be all male, egocentric , self important. Moved my child to NFA. What a change. My child thrived to potential. Teachers at Griswold didn't want to be bothered. After I demanded meeting, I just got verbal abuse. Other teachers at meeting very uncomfortable. Quality of teachers at this school is awful.
  • Reviewed by Teacher on August 18, 2010
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Horrible district. Worked here for 5 years.. Ended up going to NFA. Teacher's don't care about the kids, Money is an issue (They ran out of paper!) teachers are always complaining, text books are out dated. what else. kids are treated like they are in prison. and best of all, HORRIBLE food, schools are in poor condition.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on May 01, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Teacher involvement is poor. All too busy to notify parents of problems, put the responsibility on the students. Have NEVER seen a staff that cares more about themselves than the students, as this one does. Do NOT send your children here if you want them to be successful. There is a reason they have such a high drop out rate.

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