20 Pulaski Hwy.
Ansonia, CT 06401
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Ansonia High School serves 567 students in grades 9-12.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Ansonia High School's student population of 567 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
567 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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School Rankings

Ansonia High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ansonia High School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#784 out of 957 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
32%
25%
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Black
21%
13%
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White
40%
54%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 567 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Btm 50% in CT)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70 (Top 20%)

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