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
429
Classroom Teachers
33

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Connecticut

8

(10 is best)

Better than 80.4% 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
13
14
12
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 121 28.2%
Grade 10 105 24.5%
Grade 11 103 24.0%
Grade 12 100 23.3%
Total 429 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 26.3% 9.7% 53.3%
Black 41.4% 29.9% 13.1%
Hispanic 20.6% 55.2% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 10.5% 4.6% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.2% 0.5% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 59.9% 78.4% 41.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 56.2% 75.5% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.7% 2.9% 6.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 123,088 3,565,287
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 6,830.0 734
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.2% 5.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.6% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 38.7% 31.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 22.2% 28.4%
65 OR OLDER 11.3% 16.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 46,690 1,370,746
Single Parent Households With Children 22.5% 9.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 74.5% 90.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 16.9% 39.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.9% 22.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 7.6% 17.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.2% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.7% 15.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.3% 13.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 19.2% 10.6%
$15,000 or less 24.2% 8.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,962 $210,881,000 40.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,691 $32,527,000 6.2%
Staff $1,016 $19,544,000 3.7%
General Administration $566 $10,892,000 2.1%
School Administration $1,519 $29,220,000 5.6%
Operation $2,037 $39,183,000 7.5%
Transportation $1,120 $21,540,000 4.1%
Other $927 $17,831,000 3.4%
Total Support $8,875 $170,737,000 32.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $7,449 $143,295,000 27.3%
Total Expenditures $27,287 $524,913,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,752 $6,147,666,000 52.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,423 $744,314,000 6.4%
Staff $694 $362,924,000 3.1%
General Administration $494 $258,434,000 2.2%
School Administration $1,197 $626,350,000 5.4%
Operation $1,751 $915,940,000 7.9%
Transportation $1,039 $543,508,000 4.7%
Other $724 $378,851,000 3.3%
Total Support $7,322 $3,830,321,000 33.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,134 $1,639,379,000 14.1%
Total Expenditures $22,208 $11,617,366,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%