PROFICIENCY 33% 29% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
22%WATERBURY SCHOOL DISTRICT
23%Waterbury
47%Connecticut

B. W. Tinker School is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "WATERBURY SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Waterbury, CT. There are a total of 572 students and 35 teachers at B. W. Tinker School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 331 free lunch students and 41 reduced lunch students.

B. W. Tinker School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 33.0%, which is 29% lower than the Connecticut average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students572
Teachers35
Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch331
Reduced lunch41

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At B. W. Tinker School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All29%
335-39%
425-29%
520-24%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All37%
340-44%
425-29%
540-44%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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B. W. Tinker School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictConnecticutNational
Caucasian 38.2% 20.7% 58.4% 51.1%
African American 15.9% 24.0% 12.8% 15.9%
Asian 1.3% 1.5% 4.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 39.8% 49.8% 21.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.6% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.5% 3.2% 2.4% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
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John F. Kennedy High School24%0.8Waterbury, CT
West Side Middle School12%0.9Waterbury, CT
Hopeville School12%0.9Waterbury, CT
Washington School22%1.0Waterbury, CT
Maloney Interdistrict Magnet School40%1.2Waterbury, CT
Gilmartin School15%1.4Waterbury, CT
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high)47%1.4Waterbury, CT
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (middle)44%1.4Waterbury, CT
Walsh School6%1.9Waterbury, CT
Driggs School13%2.0Waterbury, CT
Wendell L. Cross School35%2.0Waterbury, CT

Waterbury demographics profile

StatisticWaterburyConnecticutNational
Population109,2113,588,570318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,82964891
Median age34.740.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)42%54%55%
Speak English62%78%79%
Speak Spanish27%12%13%

Education level achieved in Waterbury

IndexWaterburyConnecticutNational
Completed 8th grade76.9%88.0%84.3%
Completed high school74.1%86.9%83.0%
Completed some college43.0%62.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.7%45.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors15.1%38.0%30.3%
Completed masters5.8%16.8%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.2%4.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.7%1.3%
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Source: The B. W. Tinker School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.