Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high)

16 South Elm Street

Waterbury, CT 06702

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 14:1.
  • 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 21% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 490 students
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high) All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CT 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.
0.69 0.41
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 $17,710 in this district is less than the state average of $20,523. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,950 is less than the state average of $19,543. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Waterbury School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
4
Number of Students Managed 18,786 1,624
Waterbury School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Waterbury School District Graduation Rate (1999-2009)
District Total Revenue $330 MM $33 MM
Waterbury School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $334 MM $32 MM
Waterbury School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,710 $20,523
Waterbury School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,950 $19,543
Waterbury School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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