Wakelee School

Wakelee School serves 373 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Wakelee School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Wakelee School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Wakelee School's student population of 373 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students373 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Rankings

Wakelee School is ranked within the top 30% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Wakelee School is 0.26, 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
#246 out of 957 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
25%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
86%
54%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.260.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWolcott School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wakelee School is Wilby High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is North End Middle School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waterbury North End Middle School Math: 13% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 898 students
    0.9 miles
    534 Bucks Hill Rd.
    Waterbury, CT 06704
    (203) 574-8097
    0.9 6-8 898
  • Waterbury Wilby High School Math: 2% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,072 student
    1.1 miles
    568 Bucks Hill Rd.
    Waterbury, CT 06704
    (203) 574-8100
    1.1 9-12 1,072
  • Waterbury Bucks Hill School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 408 students
    1.2 miles
    330 Bucks Hill Rd.
    Waterbury, CT 06704
    (203) 574-8182
    1.2 K-5 408
  • Waterbury Regan School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 273 students
    1.4 miles
    2780 North Main St.
    Waterbury, CT 06704
    (203) 574-8187
    1.4 K-5 273
  • Wolcott Wolcott High School Math: 49% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 757 students
    1.7 miles
    457 Bound Line Rd.
    Wolcott, CT 06716
    (203) 879-8164
    1.7 9-12 757

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