Bucks Hill School

330 Bucks Hill Rd.
Waterbury, CT 06704
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Bucks Hill School serves 408 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Bucks Hill 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Bucks Hill School's student population of 408 students has declined by 29% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students408 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

Bucks Hill School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Bucks Hill School is 0.48, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#857 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
69%
25%
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Black
20%
13%
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White
6%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.480.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaterbury School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bucks Hill School is Wilby High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is North End Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waterbury North End Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 898 students
    0.3 miles
    534 Bucks Hill Rd.
    Waterbury, CT 06704
    (203) 574-8097
    0.3 6-8 898
  • Waterbury Wilby High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,072 student
    0.4 miles
    568 Bucks Hill Rd.
    Waterbury, CT 06704
    (203) 574-8100
    0.4 9-12 1,072
  • Waterbury Regan School
    Grades: K-5 | 273 students
    0.6 miles
    2780 North Main St.
    Waterbury, CT 06704
    (203) 574-8187
    0.6 K-5 273
  • Wolcott Wakelee School
    Grades: K-5 | 373 students
    1.2 miles
    12 Hempel Dr.
    Wolcott, CT 06716
    (203) 879-8154
    1.2 K-5 373
  • Waterbury Sprague School
    Grades: PK-5 | 522 students
    1.4 miles
    1443 Thomaston Ave.
    Waterbury, CT 06704
    (203) 574-8189
    1.4 PK-5 522

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