Wilby High School



Wilby High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wilby High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 340
10 331
11 320
12 338

Wilby High School is a public high school of the Waterbury School District located in Waterbury, CT. It has 1,329 students in grades 9th through 12th. Wilby High School is the 34th largest public high school in Connecticut and the 3,989th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.1 to 1.

Total Students: 1,329
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 101.8

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Wilby High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 700
(53%)
2,516
(51%)
 Female 629
(47%)
2,385
(49%)

Wilby High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 674
(51%)
2,206
(45%)
 Black 467
(35%)
1,401
(29%)
 White 130
(10%)
1,048
(21%)
 Two or More 32
(2%)
129
(3%)
 Asian 21
(2%)
88
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(0%)
11
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
18
(0%)

Wilby High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,017
(77%)
3,424
(70%)
 Not Eligible 209
(16%)
1,066
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 103
(8%)
411
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Wilby High School is ranked 7th out of 0 ranked schools in Connecticut, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wilby High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (84.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 33.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Wilby High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 894
2006 1202
2007 1204
2008 1193
2009 1185
2010 1307
2011 1321
2012 1329

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.4
2006 15.4
2007 12.5
2008 11.4
2009 12.2
2010 14.5
2011 13.8
2012 13.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.7751677852349
2006 0.630615640599
2007 0.73338870431894
2008 0.75607711651299
2009 0.83459915611814
2010 0.82708492731446
2011 0.82588947766843
2012 0.84273890142965

Compare Wilby High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,152.3% 11.5:1
 
1,310.0% 13.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 33.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 84.3%
 

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