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Waterbury Public Schools

  • Schools
    32
  • Students
    19,000
  • Teachers
    1,528

Waterbury Public Schools is a public school district in Connecticut. They serve 19,000 students across 32 schools, and its teachers have had 1,272 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Contact Waterbury Public Schools Contact data is sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) annual survey process, so apologies if it's out of date!

  • (203) 574-8004
  • 236 Grand St
  • Waterbury, CT-1933
  • Website

Waterbury Public Schools Students

90%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch We receive data about students' economic need from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) based on the Free or Reduced Price Lunch scale. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
69%
of its student body are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Numbers may not add up to 100 due to NCES survey limitations.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily white students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

Waterbury Public Schools Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

Waterbury Public Schools had a total revenue of $353.1 million in the 2016-17 school year. 31.0% came from local sources, 60.5% from state sources, and 8.5% from federal sources.

Waterbury Public Schools had a per-pupil revenue of $18,586 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 31.0% came from local sources, 60.5% from state sources, and 8.5% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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Waterbury Public Schools Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Oct 2, 2022

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Waterbury Public Schools

$644,600
raised using DonorsChoose
1,272
projects funded
384
teachers funded
3,751
donors
101
projects for basic supplies
240
projects for technology
176
projects for books
50
projects for art supplies

Waterbury Public Schools has received support from 2,324 individuals from Connecticut and 1,427 individuals out-of-state.

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