Carrington School

24 Kenmore Ave

Waterbury, CT 06708-1845

Tel: (203)574-8184
Grades: KG-5

461 students

Carrington School serves 461 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 39%.
Carrington School operates within the Waterbury School District.

Overview

The student population of 461 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 461 students
Carrington School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Carrington School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Carrington School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 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 13:1 13:1
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
51%
20%
Black
16%
13%
White
28%
61%
All Ethnic Groups Carrington School Sch Ethnicity Carrington School 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.
0.64 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.
69%
30%
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.
7%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 18,838 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Waterbury School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
4
Number of Students Managed 18,838 1,845
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 W. F. Kaynor Technical High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Swift Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bunker Hill School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • WaterburyW. F. Kaynor Technical High School
    Vocational School
    43 Tompkins St
    WaterburyCT 06708
    (203)596-4302
    Vocational School

    0.9 mi | 761 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • OakvilleSwift Middle School
    250 Colonial St
    OakvilleCT 06779
    (860)945-4830
    1 mi | 771 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • WaterburyBunker Hill School
    170 Bunker Hill Ave
    WaterburyCT 06708
    (203)574-8183
    1.1 mi | 497 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • OakvillePolk School
    435 Buckingham St
    OakvilleCT 06779
    (860)945-4840
    1.9 mi | 345 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • WaterburyF. J. Kingsbury School
    220 Columbia Blvd
    WaterburyCT 06710
    (203)574-8172
    1.9 mi | 515 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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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.