Carrington School

24 Kenmore Ave.
Waterbury, CT 06708
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Carrington School serves 483 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (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 37% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Carrington 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 14:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Carrington School's student population of 483 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students483 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Carrington 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 Carrington 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#738 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
42%
25%
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Black
24%
13%
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White
26%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.700.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
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 Carrington School is W. F. Kaynor Technical High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Swift Middle School (1.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waterbury W. F. Kaynor Technical High School Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 776 students
    0.9 miles
    43 Tompkins St.
    Waterbury, CT 06708
    (203) 596-4302
    0.9 9-12 776
  • Oakville Swift Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 669 students
    1.0 miles
    250 Colonial St.
    Oakville, CT 06779
    (860) 945-4830
    1.0 6-8 669
  • Waterbury Bunker Hill School
    Grades: PK-5 | 448 students
    1.1 miles
    170 Bunker Hill Ave.
    Waterbury, CT 06708
    (203) 574-8183
    1.1 PK-5 448
  • Waterbury F. J. Kingsbury School
    Grades: PK-5 | 504 students
    1.9 miles
    220 Columbia Blvd.
    Waterbury, CT 06710
    (203) 574-8172
    1.9 PK-5 504
  • Oakville Polk School
    Grades: 3-5 | 327 students
    1.9 miles
    435 Buckingham St.
    Oakville, CT 06779
    (860) 945-4840
    1.9 3-5 327

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