Briggs High School

350 Main St, Norwalk, CT 06851
(203) 899-2820

(out of 10)

Public Grades 9-12 69 students 10 students/teacher (CT avg is 12)

Test Scores by grade


Connecticut Academic Performance Test (CAPT)

In 2012-2013 Connecticut used the Connecticut Academic Performance Test (CAPT) to test students' skills in reading, writing, science and math in grade 10. The CAPT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Connecticut.
  • This school in 2013
  • Norwalk School District average
  • Connecticut state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Briggs High School is a public high school in Norwalk. 69 students go to Briggs High School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 77% of the 69 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Briggs High School is 10:1. Norwalk High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 9% 37%
Hispanic 46% 37%
Black, non-Hispanic 45% 21%
Asian 0.9% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 5%
Multiracial 0% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 77% 45%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (10 years ago)

    There is now a police officer inside the school which is very good. mrs laine the principal works hard to make the school and its students the best that they can be she calls home with reports and even arranges for makeup work to be done so that the students can pass thanks alot mrs laine. you work has not gone unrewarded. and thanks alot to the teachers too who help students learn everyday.

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