Waterbury Arts Magnet School (High) Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
Math Proficiency
Reading Proficiency
Student/Teacher Ratio
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 467 Students
  • 33 Teachers

Waterbury Arts Magnet School (High)

Phone: (203) 574-8000

District: Waterbury School District


At Waterbury Arts Magnet School (High), students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Waterbury Arts Magnet School (High) is 26 percent. The student body makeup is 34 percent male and 66 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 52 percent. Waterbury Arts Magnet School (High) is 1 of 5 high schools in the Waterbury School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank

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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 467
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 52%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 48%
Full-Time Teachers 33

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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 82%
Proficient in Math 68%
College Readiness Index 18.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

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


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

Total Schools 5
Total Students 4,755
Proficient in Reading (district average) 64%
Proficient in Math (district average) 47%
College Readiness (district average) 13.1

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Nearby Schools

Waterbury Arts Magnet School (High) is 1 of 5 schools in the Waterbury School District.

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