Watertown High School



Watertown High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Watertown 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
9 217
10 206
11 216
12 221

Watertown High School is a public high school of the Watertown School District located in Watertown, CT. It has 860 students in grades 9th through 12th. Watertown High School is the 81st largest public high school in Connecticut and the 6,905th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.8 to 1.

Total Students: 860
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 67

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Watertown High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 437
(51%)
437
(51%)
 Female 423
(49%)
423
(49%)

Watertown High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 729
(85%)
729
(85%)
 Hispanic 61
(7%)
61
(7%)
 Two or More 25
(3%)
25
(3%)
 Black 22
(3%)
22
(3%)
 Asian 20
(2%)
20
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Watertown High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 650
(76%)
650
(76%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 168
(20%)
168
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 42
(5%)
42
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Watertown High School is ranked 104th out of 321 ranked schools in Connecticut, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Watertown High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (24.4%) is slightly lower than the state average of 35.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Watertown High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 766
2006 983
2007 990
2008 980
2009 986
2010 1001
2011 957
2012 928
2013 882
2014 861
2015 860

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.8
2006 15.5
2007 13.5
2008 13.3
2009 13.1
2010 13.8
2011 13.3
2012 13.3
2013 13
2014 13.8
2015 12.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.13054830287206
2006 0.09969481180061
2007 0.10909090909091
2008 0.13469387755102
2009 0.16024340770791
2010 0.15784215784216
2011 0.15256008359457
2012 0.19935344827586
2013 0.22789115646259
2014 0.24390243902439
2015 0.24418604651163

Compare Watertown High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,124.5% 11.2:1
 
1,280.0% 12.8:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 24.4%
 
State Average 35.5%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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