Carrington School

  • Carrington School serves 497 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30% (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 32% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Carrington School's student population of 497 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students497 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Carrington School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Carrington School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#807 out of 968 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
42%
24%
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Black
26%
13%
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White
28%
55%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Carrington School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.680.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Carrington School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaterbury School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waterbury Carrington Esc Special Education School
    Grades: K-5 | 10 students
    0.1 miles
    24 Kenmore Ave
    Waterbury, CT 06708
    (203)574-8184
    0.1 K-5 10
  • Waterbury W. F. Kaynor Technical High School Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 767 students
    0.9 miles
    43 Tompkins St.
    Waterbury, CT 06708
    (203)596-4302
    0.9 9-12 767
  • Oakville Swift Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 660 students
    1.0 miles
    250 Colonial St.
    Oakville, CT 06779
    (860)945-4830
    1.0 6-8 660
  • Waterbury Bunker Hill Bdlc Special Education School
    Grades: 1-5 | 22 students
    1.1 miles
    170 Bunker Hill Ave
    Waterbury, CT 06708
    (203)574-8183
    1.1 1-5 22
  • Waterbury Bunker Hill School
    Grades: PK-5 | 490 students
    1.1 miles
    170 Bunker Hill Ave.
    Waterbury, CT 06708
    (203)574-8183
    1.1 PK-5 490

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