Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high)

Tel: (203)574-8000
Grades: 9-12

467 students

Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) serves 467 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 39%.
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) operates within the Waterbury School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the CT state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 467 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 467 students
Gender % 37% Male / 63%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Students by Grade Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
22%
20%
Black
21%
13%
White
47%
61%
All Ethnic Groups Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Sch Ethnicity Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.69 0.39
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
38%
30%
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
5%
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 18,838 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Waterbury School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
4
Number of Students Managed 18,838 1,845
Waterbury   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 69% 88%
Waterbury   School District Graduation Rate (1995-2009)
District Total Revenue $271 MM $29 MM
Waterbury   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $293 MM $28 MM
Waterbury   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,794 $15,687
Waterbury   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,011 $15,388
Waterbury   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Enlightenment School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Waterbury Arts Magnet School (middle) (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maloney Interdistrict Magnet School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • WaterburyWaterbury Arts Magnet School (middle)
    Magnet School
    16 South Elm St
    WaterburyCT 06702
    (203)574-8000
    Magnet School

    0 mi | 330 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • WaterburyMaloney Interdistrict Magnet School
    Magnet School
    233 South Elm St
    WaterburyCT 06702
    (203)574-8162
    Magnet School

    0.3 mi | 603 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • WaterburyWalsh School
    29 Ashley St
    WaterburyCT 06704
    (203)574-8164
    0.4 mi | 499 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • WaterburyEnlightenment School
    30a Church St
    WaterburyCT 06702
    (203)574-6634
    0.4 mi | 176 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • WaterburyState Street School
    Special Education School
    58 Griggs St
    WaterburyCT 06704
    (203)574-8028
    Special Education School

    0.4 mi | 71 students | Gr. 2-12                      

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Did You Know?
Waterbury, CT public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.60, which is higher than the Connecticut average of 0.4. The most diverse school in Waterbury is Waterbury Arts Magnet School (middle). Read more about public school diversity statistics in Connecticut or national school diversity statistics.