Duggan School

952 Bank Street
Waterbury, CT 06708
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Duggan School serves 510 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Duggan 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (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 36% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) 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 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Duggan School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Duggan School's student population of 510 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students510 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Duggan 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 Duggan School is 0.61, 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
#767 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
57%
25%
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Black
23%
13%
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White
14%
54%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.610.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 Duggan School is John F. Kennedy High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Side Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is B. W. Tinker School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waterbury John F. Kennedy High School Math: 7% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,273 student
    0.5 miles
    422 Highland Ave.
    Waterbury, CT 06708
    (203) 574-8153
    0.5 9-12 1,273
  • Waterbury B. W. Tinker School Math: 29% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 574 students
    0.6 miles
    809 Highland Ave.
    Waterbury, CT 06708
    (203) 574-8186
    0.6 K-5 574
  • Waterbury Washington School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 324 students
    0.7 miles
    685 Baldwin St.
    Waterbury, CT 06706
    (203) 574-8177
    0.7 PK-5 324
  • Waterbury West Side Middle School Math: 11% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 972 students
    0.8 miles
    483 Chase Parkway
    Waterbury, CT 06708
    (203) 574-8120
    0.8 6-8 972
  • Waterbury Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Magnet School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 466 students
    0.9 miles
    16 South Elm St.
    Waterbury, CT 06706
    (203) 573-6300
    0.9 9-12 466

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