Naugatuck High School

  • Naugatuck High School serves 1,226 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (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 54% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Naugatuck High 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 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Naugatuck High School's student population of 1,226 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 91 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,226 students
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Total Classroom Teachers91 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Naugatuck High 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 Naugatuck High School is 0.58, 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#672 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
23%
25%
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Black
9%
13%
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White
60%
54%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.580.64
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Graduation Rate
87%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNaugatuck School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Naugatuck Western School
    Grades: K-4 | 274 students
    0.3 miles
    108 Pine St.
    Naugatuck, CT 06770
    (203) 720-5244
    0.3 K-4 274
  • Naugatuck Andrew Avenue School
    Grades: K-4 | 278 students
    0.6 miles
    140 Andrew Ave.
    Naugatuck, CT 06770
    (203) 720-5221
    0.6 K-4 278
  • Naugatuck Hillside Intermediate School
    Grades: 5-6 | 308 students
    0.8 miles
    51 Hillside Ave.
    Naugatuck, CT 06770
    (203) 720-5260
    0.8 5-6 308
  • Naugatuck Salem School
    Grades: K-4 | 259 students
    0.9 miles
    124 Meadow St.
    Naugatuck, CT 06770
    (203) 720-5242
    0.9 K-4 259
  • Naugatuck Hop Brook Elementary School
    Grades: K-4 | 301 students
    1.2 miles
    75 Crown Street
    Naugatuck, CT 06770
    (203) 720-5231
    1.2 K-4 301

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