Watertown High School

Tel: (860)945-4810
Grades 9-12
861 students
  • Watertown High School serves 861 students in grades 9 - 12.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Watertown High School operates within the Watertown School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 861 students has declined by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 861 students
Watertown High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Watertown High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Watertown High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Watertown High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 14:1
Watertown High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
5%
Watertown High School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
6%
22%
Watertown High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
2%
13%
Watertown High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
87%
57%
Watertown High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Watertown High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Watertown High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.24 0.61
Watertown High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Watertown High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Watertown High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

  • Watertown School District's student population of 2,831 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,937 in this district is less than the state average of $19,478. The district revenue/student has declined by 16% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,575 is less than the state average of $18,711. The district spending/student has declined by 19% over four years.
School District Name Watertown School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed 2,831 1,624
Watertown   School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Watertown   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2009)
District Total Revenue $51 MM $32 MM
Watertown   School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $47 MM $30 MM
Watertown   School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $16,937 $19,478
Watertown   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $15,575 $18,711
Watertown   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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