896 Main Street
Willimantic, CT 06226
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Arts At The Capitol Theater Magnet School (act) serves 117 students in grades 9-12.
Arts At The Capitol Theater Magnet School (act) placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (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 70-79% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

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Arts At The Capitol Theater Magnet School (act) ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Arts At The Capitol Theater Magnet School (act)'s student population of 117 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
117 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

Arts At The Capitol Theater Magnet School (act) 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 Arts At The Capitol Theater Magnet School (act) is 0.57, which is less 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
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State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#558 out of 957 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
26%
25%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
60%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Graduation Rate
60-79%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 117 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 60-79% (Btm 50% in CT)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-79% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.57 (Top 50%)

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