F. J. Kingsbury School

220 Columbia Blvd.
Waterbury, CT 06710
(School attendance zone shown in map)
F. J. Kingsbury School serves 504 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (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.
F. J. Kingsbury 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 17:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

F. J. Kingsbury School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

F. J. Kingsbury School's student population of 504 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students504 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

F. J. Kingsbury 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 F. J. Kingsbury School is 0.62, 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
#773 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:112:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
53%
25%
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Black
30%
13%
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White
10%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.620.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
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 F. J. Kingsbury School is W. F. Kaynor Technical High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Reed School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Driggs School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waterbury Driggs School
    Grades: PK-5 | 536 students
    0.6 miles
    77 Woodlawn Terrace
    Waterbury, CT 06710
    (203) 574-8160
    0.6 PK-5 536
  • Waterbury Bunker Hill School
    Grades: PK-5 | 448 students
    0.9 miles
    170 Bunker Hill Ave.
    Waterbury, CT 06708
    (203) 574-8183
    0.9 PK-5 448
  • Waterbury Maloney Interdistrict Magnet School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 590 students
    1.0 miles
    233 South Elm St.
    Waterbury, CT 06706
    (203) 574-8162
    1.0 PK-5 590
  • Waterbury Reed School
    Grades: PK-8 | 470 students
    1.0 miles
    33 Griggs Street
    Waterbury, CT 06704
    (203) 574-8180
    1.0 PK-8 470
  • Waterbury Sprague School
    Grades: PK-5 | 522 students
    1.0 miles
    1443 Thomaston Ave.
    Waterbury, CT 06704
    (203) 574-8189
    1.0 PK-5 522

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