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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 1,704 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data is sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) annual survey process, so apologies if it's out of date!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 Demographics

90%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch Data about students' economic need comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
69%
of students are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Data about school demographics comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. The numbers in this chart may not add up to 100% because of limitations in the available data.

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 Mar 2, 2024

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Waterbury Public Schools

$921,529
raised using DonorsChoose
1,704
projects funded
562
teachers funded
4,314
donors
152
projects for basic supplies
312
projects for technology
217
projects for books
80
projects for art supplies

Waterbury Public Schools has received support from 2,608 individuals from Connecticut and 1,706 individuals out-of-state.

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