2 Cypress St.
Waterbury, CT 06706
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Hopeville School serves 325 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Hopeville 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 325 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Hopeville School's student population of 325 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
325 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Hopeville School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Hopeville School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#896 out of 957 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Hopeville School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hopeville 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hopeville 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Hopeville School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hopeville School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
63%
28%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hopeville School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
20%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hopeville School and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
White
12%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hopeville School and the percentage of White public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score
0.55
This chart display the diversity score of Hopeville School and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hopeville School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hopeville School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% CT state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 58% CT state average).

How many students attend Hopeville School?

325 students attend Hopeville School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

63% of Hopeville School students are Hispanic, 20% of students are Black, 12% of students are White, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Hopeville School?

Hopeville School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.

What grades does Hopeville School offer ?

Hopeville School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Hopeville School part of?

Hopeville School is part of Waterbury School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 325 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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