Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School

Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School serves 614 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School places 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 45 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students614 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School is ranked within the top 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 Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School is 0.68, 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
#474 out of 951 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
38%
25%
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Black
13%
13%
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White
40%
54%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.680.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaterbury School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School is Crosby High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Tyrrell Middle School (0.4 miles away)
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