University High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
9.1
Math Proficiency
3.6
Reading Proficiency
3.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
13:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 389 Students
  • 30 Teachers

University High School
1265 ASYLUM ST
HARTFORD, CT 06103

Phone: (860) 695-9020

District: Hartford School District

Overview

At University High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at University High School is 13 percent. The student body makeup is 64 percent male and 36 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 75 percent. University High School is 1 of 12 high schools in the Hartford School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 389
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 75%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 49%
Full-Time Teachers 30

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 80%
Proficient in Math 80%
College Readiness Index 9.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 12
Total Students 5,133
Proficient in Reading (district average) 55%
Proficient in Math (district average) 49%
College Readiness (district average) 10.9

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Nearby Schools

University High School is 1 of 12 schools in the Hartford School District.

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