H. S. Chase School

  • H. S. Chase School serves 661 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (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 28% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • H. S. Chase 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 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

  • H. S. Chase School's student population of 661 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students661 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • H. S. Chase 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 H. S. Chase School is 0.65, 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#809 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
52%
25%
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Black
21%
13%
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White
19%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in H. S. Chase School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.650.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in H. S. Chase School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaterbury School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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