Ansonia High School

  • Ansonia High School serves 567 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 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 2016-17 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%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Ansonia High School's student population of 567 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students567 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ansonia High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 956 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ansonia High School is 0.69, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#718 out of 956 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
33%
25%
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Black
21%
13%
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White
40%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.690.64
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Graduation Rate90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnsonia School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ansonia Emmett O'brien Technical High School Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 582 students
    0.3 miles
    141 Prindle Ave.
    Ansonia, CT 06401
    (203)732-1800
    0.3 9-12 582
  • Ansonia Prendergast School
    Grades: K-6 | 638 students
    0.3 miles
    59 Finney St.
    Ansonia, CT 06401
    (203)736-5080
    0.3 K-6 638
  • Derby Bradley School
    Grades: K-5 | 279 students
    0.7 miles
    155 David Humphreys Rd.
    Derby, CT 06418
    (203)736-5040
    0.7 K-5 279
  • Ansonia Mead School
    Grades: PK-6 | 612 students
    0.7 miles
    75 Ford St.
    Ansonia, CT 06401
    (203)736-5090
    0.7 PK-6 612
  • Ansonia Ansonia Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 362 students
    1.3 miles
    115 Howard Ave.
    Ansonia, CT 06401
    (203)736-5070
    1.3 7-8 362

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