Special Education Preschool

  • Special Education Preschool serves 228 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Special Education Preschool's student population of 228 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students228 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Special Education Preschool's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Special Education Preschool is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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Asian
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Special Education Preschool and the percentage of Asian public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
65%
24%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Special Education Preschool and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
15%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Special Education Preschool and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
16%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Special Education Preschool and the percentage of White public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Special Education Preschool.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.530.43
This chart display the diversity score of Special Education Preschool and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Special Education Preschool and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Special Education Preschool and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaterbury School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Special Education Preschool is Wilby Esc (0.4 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is North End Esc (0.3 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Bucks Hill School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waterbury Bucks Hill School
    Grades: PK-5 | 453 students
    0.0 miles
    330 Bucks Hill Rd.
    Waterbury, CT 06704
    (203)574-8182
    0.0 PK-5 453
  • Waterbury North End Esc Special Education School
    Grades: 8 | 7 students
    0.3 miles
    534 Bucks Hill Road
    Waterbury, CT 06704
    (203)574-8097
    0.3 8 7
  • Waterbury North End Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 985 students
    0.3 miles
    534 Bucks Hill Rd.
    Waterbury, CT 06704
    (203)574-8097
    0.3 6-8 985
  • Waterbury Wilby Esc Special Education School
    Grades: 10-12 | 11 students
    0.4 miles
    568 Bucks Hill Road
    Waterbury, CT 06704
    (203)574-8100
    0.4 10-12 11
  • Waterbury Wilby High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1076 students
    0.4 miles
    568 Bucks Hill Rd.
    Waterbury, CT 06704
    (203)574-8100
    0.4 9-12 1076

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