Emmett O'brien Technical High School

Emmett O'brien Technical High School serves 582 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2015-16 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Emmett O'brien Technical High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Emmett O'brien Technical High School's student population of 582 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students582 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Emmett O'brien Technical High School is 0.59, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
6-9%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
35-39%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
28%
25%
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Black
10%
13%
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White
57%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.590.64
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameConnecticut Technical High Sc School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Emmett O'brien Technical High School is Ansonia High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ansonia Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Prendergast School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ansonia Ansonia High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 567 students
    0.3 miles
    20 Pulaski Hwy.
    Ansonia, CT 06401
    (203) 736-5060
    0.3 9-12 567
  • Ansonia Prendergast School Math: 32% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 638 students
    0.3 miles
    59 Finney St.
    Ansonia, CT 06401
    (203) 736-5080
    0.3 K-6 638
  • Ansonia Mead School Math: 33% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 612 students
    0.6 miles
    75 Ford St.
    Ansonia, CT 06401
    (203) 736-5090
    0.6 PK-6 612
  • Derby Bradley School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 279 students
    1.0 miles
    155 David Humphreys Rd.
    Derby, CT 06418
    (203) 736-5040
    1 K-5 279
  • Ansonia Ansonia Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 362 students
    1.1 miles
    115 Howard Ave.
    Ansonia, CT 06401
    (203) 736-5070
    1.1 7-8 362

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