Watertown City School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 8 public schools managed by Watertown City School District serving 3,915 students in Watertown, New York.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the New York state average of 56%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the state average of 14:1.

Watertown City School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Watertown Case Middle School
    1237 Washington St
    Watertown, NY 13601
    (315)785-3870

    Grades: 7-8 | 545 students
  • Watertown Harold T Wiley School
    1351 Washington St
    Watertown, NY 13601
    (315)785-3780

    Grades: 5-6 | 576 students
  • Watertown Knickerbocker School
    739 Knickerbocker Dr
    Watertown, NY 13601
    (315)785-3740

    Grades: K-4 | 374 students
  • Watertown North Elementary School
    171 E Hoard St
    Watertown, NY 13601
    (315)785-3750

    Grades: K-4 | 501 students
  • Watertown Ohio Street School
    1537 Ohio St
    Watertown, NY 13601
    (315)785-3755

    Grades: K-4 | 354 students
  • Watertown Sherman School
    832 Sherman St
    Watertown, NY 13601
    (315)785-3760

    Grades: K-4 | 328 students
  • Watertown Starbuck Elementary School
    430 E Hoard St
    Watertown, NY 13601
    (315)785-3765

    Grades: K-4 | 192 students
  • Watertown Watertown Senior High School
    1335 Washington St
    Watertown, NY 13601
    (315)785-3800

    Grades: 9-12 | 1045 students

Overview

School District NameWatertown City School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students3,915 students
# of Teachers273 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students1,832 students
% Male Students
47%
# of Female Students2,083 students
% Female Students
53%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.48
# of American Indian Students18 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students65 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students376 students
% Hispanic Students
10%
# of Black Students317 students
% Black Students
8%
# of White Students2,781 students
% White Students
71%
# of Hawaiian Students13 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students345 students
% of Two or more races Students
9%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:372
# of Students in 1st Grade:386
# of Students in 2nd Grade:355
# of Students in 3rd Grade:320
# of Students in 4th Grade:307
# of Students in 5th Grade:286
# of Students in 6th Grade:278
# of Students in 7th Grade:255
# of Students in 8th Grade:277
# of Students in 9th Grade:261
# of Students in 10th Grade:236
# of Students in 11th Grade:271
# of Students in 12th Grade:254
# of Ungraded Students:57

District Comparison

  • Watertown City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 771 school districts in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 77% has increased from 66% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Watertown City School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
77%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Watertown City School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,259 in this school district is less than the state average of $31,520. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $15,452 is less than the state average of $32,967. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NY)
Total Revenue$59 MM$29 MM
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Spending$64 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Watertown City School District and average spending for each school distric in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,259$31,520
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Watertown City School District and average revenue per public school student in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$15,452$32,967
This chart display average spending per public school student in Watertown City School District and average spending per public school student in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Watertown City School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.48, which is higher than the New York average of 0.39. The most diverse school in the district is Ohio Street School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.