Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high)

Tel: (203)574-8000
  • Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) serves 490 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the CT average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 43%.
  • Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) operates within the Waterbury School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 490 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students490 students
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender %Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Gender
Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeWaterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
Asian
2%
5%
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
28%
22%
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
22%
13%
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Black Students (2005-2015)
White
43%
57%
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) White Students (2005-2015)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWaterbury Arts Magnet School (high) All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.690.61
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Diversity Score (2005-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
40%
33%
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
5%
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • Waterbury School District's student population of 18,786 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,048 in this district is less than the state average of $17,550. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $19,611 is higher than the state average of $15,389. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District NameWaterbury School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
4
Number of Students Managed18,7861,624
Waterbury School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Raten/an/a
Waterbury School District Graduation Rate (1999-2009)
District Total Revenue$314 MM$31 MM
Waterbury School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$361 MM$27 MM
Waterbury School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$17,048$17,550
Waterbury School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$19,611$15,389
Waterbury School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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