F. J. Kingsbury School

  • F. J. Kingsbury School serves 525 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (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 27% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • F. J. Kingsbury School's student population of 525 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students525 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • F. J. Kingsbury School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of F. J. Kingsbury School is 0.58, 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#746 out of 968 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of F. J. Kingsbury School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of F. J. Kingsbury School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of F. J. Kingsbury School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in F. J. Kingsbury School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hispanic
56%
24%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in F. J. Kingsbury School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
32%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in F. J. Kingsbury School and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
7%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in F. J. Kingsbury School and the percentage of White public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in F. J. Kingsbury School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.580.43
This chart display the diversity score of F. J. Kingsbury School and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in F. J. Kingsbury School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in F. J. Kingsbury 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

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