Garner Correctional Institute is located in Newtown, CT and is one of 18 high schools in Unified School District #1. It is a alt. school that serves 19 students in grades 10-12.
Alternative schools are public schools that offer nontraditional education for students whose needs cannot be met in a regular, special education, or vocational school. While alternative schools are distinct from regular, special education, and vocational schools in their teaching approach or classroom environment, they can provide similar services and/or curriculum for students. Alternative schools include schools for potential dropouts, residential treatment centers for substance abuse, schools for chronic truants, and schools for students with behavioral problems. See Garner Correctional Institute's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Garner Correctional Institute had 84% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Connecticut had 34% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
In 2011, Garner Correctional Institute had 5 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Connecticut average is 13 students per full-time equivalent teacher.