Ansonia High School

Tel: (203)736-5060
  • Ansonia High School serves 597 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 44%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Ansonia High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 44%.
  • Ansonia High School operates within the Ansonia School District.
  • Ansonia School District's 80-84% graduation rate is lower than the Connecticut state average of 88%.

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School Overview

  • Ansonia High School's student population of 597 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students597 students
Gender %Ansonia High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
Students by GradeAnsonia High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Ansonia High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 968 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ansonia High School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
44%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
58%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
Asian
2%
5%
Hispanic
26%
23%
Black
23%
13%
White
48%
56%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsAnsonia High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.660.42
Graduation Rate85-89%
88%
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
33%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Ansonia High School is Ansonia School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 195 school districts in Connecticut (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Ansonia School District's student population of 2,361 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 80-84% has increased from 65-69% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $15,323 in this district is less than the state average of $20,313. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $14,607 is less than the state average of $19,375. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four school years.
    School District NameAnsonia School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    5
    4
    Number of Students Managed2,3611,534
    Ansonia School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    24%
    44%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    36%
    58%
    District Graduation Rate80-84%
    88%
    District Total Revenue$37 MM$31 MM
    District Spending$35 MM$30 MM
    District Revenue / Student$15,323$20,313
    District Spending / Student$14,607$19,375
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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