Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high)

Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) serves 469 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 41%.
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 469 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 469 students
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Total Students (2005-2013)
Gender % 37% Male / 63%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Total Teachers (2005-2013)
Students by Grade Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2013)
Asian
2%
4%
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Asian Students (2005-2013)
Hispanic
26%
21%
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Black Students (2005-2013)
Black
21%
13%
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Black Students (2005-2013)
White
44%
59%
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) White Students (2005-2013)
Two or more races
7%
2%
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.70 0.40
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Diversity Score (2005-2013)
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.
39%
32%
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.
10%
5%
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,168 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,794 is less than the state average of $15,687. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,011 is higher than the state average of $15,388. The district spending/student has grown by 28% over four years.
School District Name Waterbury School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
4
Number of Students Managed 19,168 1,728
Waterbury   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 69% 88%
Waterbury   School District Graduation Rate (1995-2009)
District Total Revenue $271 MM $29 MM
Waterbury   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $293 MM $28 MM
Waterbury   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,794 $15,687
Waterbury   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,011 $15,388
Waterbury   School District 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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WaterburyWaterbury Arts Magnet School (middle)
    16 South Elm St
    WaterburyCT 06702
    (203)574-8000
    0 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 333 students                      
  • WaterburyMaloney Interdistrict Magnet School
    Magnet School
    233 South Elm St
    WaterburyCT 06702
    (203)574-8162
    Magnet School

    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 601 students                      
  • WaterburyWalsh School
    29 Ashley St
    WaterburyCT 06704
    (203)574-8164
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 511 students                      
  • WaterburyEnlightenment School
    30a Church St
    WaterburyCT 06702
    (203)574-6634
    0.4 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 198 students                      
  • WaterburyState Street School
    Special Education School
    58 Griggs St
    WaterburyCT 06704
    (203)574-8028
    Special Education School

    0.4 mi | Gr. 2-12 | 84 students                      

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