Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School

380 Pierpont Rd.
Waterbury, CT 06705
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 614 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 50%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 614 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • : Bottom 50% in CT
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School's student population of 614 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
614 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 942 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CT)
#654 out of 942 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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27%
40%
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41%
50%
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55-59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
45%
29%
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Black
16%
13%
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White
28%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.69
This chart display the diversity score of Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School's ranking?
Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School is ranked #654 out of 942 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
What schools are Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School often compared to?
Rotella Interdistrict Magnet Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Maloney Interdistrict Magnet School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
27% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CT state average), while 41% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 50% CT state average).
How many students attend Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School?
614 students attend Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
45% of Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School students are Hispanic, 28% of students are White, 16% of students are Black, 8% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School?
Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School offer ?
Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School part of?
Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School is part of Waterbury School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 614 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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