Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high)

Tel: (203)574-8000
Grades 9-12
489 students
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) serves 489 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) operates within the Waterbury School District.

School Overview

The student population of 489 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 489 students
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Total Students (2005-2014)
Gender % Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Total Teachers (2005-2014)
Students by Grade Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 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 15:1 13:1
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2014)
Asian
1%
5%
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Asian Students (2005-2014)
Hispanic
26%
21%
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Black Students (2005-2014)
Black
22%
13%
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Black Students (2005-2014)
White
46%
58%
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) White Students (2005-2014)
Two or more races
5%
2%
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.68 0.40
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Diversity Score (2005-2014)
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.
41%
32%
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
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.
8%
5%
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 18,614 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $17,273 is less than the state average of $17,550. The district revenue/student has grown by 36% over four years.
The district spending/student of $19,869 is higher than the state average of $15,389. The district spending/student has grown by 54% over four years.
School District Name Waterbury School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
4
Number of Students Managed 18,614 1,685
Waterbury   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Waterbury   School District Graduation Rate (1995-2009)
District Total Revenue $314 MM $31 MM
Waterbury   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $361 MM $27 MM
Waterbury   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $17,273 $17,550
Waterbury   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $19,869 $15,389
Waterbury   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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 Grades Students
  • WaterburyWaterbury Arts Magnet School (middle)
    Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 331 students16 South Elm St
    WaterburyCT 06702
    (203)574-8000
    06-8331
  • WaterburyMaloney Interdistrict Magnet School
    Magnet School
    0.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 602 students233 South Elm St
    WaterburyCT 06702
    (203)574-8162
    0.3PK-5602
  • WaterburyEnlightenment School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 6-12 | 191 students30a Church St
    WaterburyCT 06702
    (203)574-6634
    0.46-12191
  • WaterburyState Street School
    Special Education School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 2-12 | 79 students58 Griggs St
    WaterburyCT 06704
    (203)574-8028
    0.42-1279
  • WaterburyWalsh School
    0.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 459 students29 Ashley St
    WaterburyCT 06704
    (203)574-8164
    0.4PK-5459

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