Waterloo High School

  • Waterloo High School serves 520 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Waterloo High School's student population of 520 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students520 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waterloo High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waterloo High School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#413 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
5%
17%
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White
90%
44%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Waterloo High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.190.39
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Graduation Rate80-84%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaterloo Central School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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