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University High School Of Science And Engineering

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
351 Mark Twain Drive
Hartford, CT 06112
Phone
(860) 695-9020
District
HARTFORD SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
HARTFORD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
431
Classroom Teachers
27

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Connecticut

8

(10 is best)

Better than 80.3% of CT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

University High School Of Science And Engineering Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
70%
49%
72%
60%
67%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
16
13
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 111 25.8%
Grade 10 120 27.8%
Grade 11 96 22.3%
Grade 12 104 24.1%
Total 431 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 20.5% 8.4% 52.2%
Black 45.8% 29.9% 13.1%
Hispanic 22.7% 56.1% 28.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 10.1% 5.1% 5.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.0% 0.5% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 67.1% 79.4% 41.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 63.8% 76.7% 35.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.2% 2.8% 6.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 122,549 3,605,597
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 6,800.1 743
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.9% 5.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.9% 18.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 38.0% 31.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 22.5% 28.1%
65 OR OLDER 11.7% 17.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 47,722 1,385,303
Single Parent Households With Children 21.0% 9.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 73.9% 90.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 40.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.9% 22.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 8.4% 17.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.4% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.8% 15.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.8% 13.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.7% 10.2%
$15,000 or less 24.1% 8.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,187 $209,745,063 37.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,017 $37,816,733 6.8%
Staff $689 $12,918,061 2.3%
General Administration $521 $9,768,229 1.8%
School Administration $1,439 $26,979,811 4.8%
Operation $2,161 $40,516,589 7.3%
Transportation $1,241 $23,267,509 4.2%
Other $793 $14,867,957 2.7%
Total Support $8,861 $166,134,889 29.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $9,659 $181,096,591 32.5%
Total Expenditures $29,707 $556,976,543 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,287 $6,248,864,124 51.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,513 $769,306,875 6.4%
Staff $744 $378,421,693 3.1%
General Administration $500 $254,182,405 2.1%
School Administration $1,224 $622,702,946 5.2%
Operation $1,833 $932,487,697 7.7%
Transportation $1,115 $567,223,599 4.7%
Other $823 $418,636,588 3.5%
Total Support $7,753 $3,942,923,672 32.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,685 $1,874,079,452 15.5%
Total Expenditures $23,724 $12,065,874,668 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%