Watertown Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Watertown City School District Details

Watertown City School District
1351 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601

4,005 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Watertown City School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New York

(10 is best)

Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
43%
54%
42%
53%
44%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Case Middle School
1237 Washington St
Watertown, NY, 13601
07-08
Harold T Wiley School
1351 Washington St
Watertown, NY, 13601
05-06
Knickerbocker School
739 Knickerbocker Dr
Watertown, NY, 13601
KG-04
North Elementary School
171 E Hoard St
Watertown, NY, 13601
KG-04
Ohio Street School
1537 Ohio St
Watertown, NY, 13601
KG-04
Sherman School
836 Sherman St
Watertown, NY, 13601
KG-04
Starbuck Elementary School
430 E Hoard St
Watertown, NY, 13601
KG-04
Watertown Senior High School
1335 Washington St
Watertown, NY, 13601
09-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 77.1% 43.4%
Black 8.8% 17.1%
Hispanic 11.4% 28.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.1% 9.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 67.2% 52.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 65.2% 49.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.9% 3.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,306 $44,230,000 59.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $666 $2,604,000 3.5%
Staff $753 $2,944,000 3.9%
General Administration $358 $1,401,000 1.9%
School Administration $595 $2,326,000 3.1%
Operation $1,231 $4,815,000 6.4%
Transportation $955 $3,735,000 5.0%
Other $268 $1,047,000 1.4%
Total Support $4,824 $18,872,000 25.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,048 $11,923,000 15.9%
Total Expenditures $19,178 $75,025,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,803 $23,680,031,000 57.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $635 $1,709,426,000 4.1%
Staff $532 $1,431,891,000 3.4%
General Administration $321 $863,301,000 2.1%
School Administration $609 $1,637,416,000 3.9%
Operation $1,063 $2,858,960,000 6.9%
Transportation $861 $2,315,105,000 5.6%
Other $389 $1,045,208,000 2.5%
Total Support $4,410 $11,861,307,000 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,230 $5,998,138,000 14.4%
Total Expenditures $15,443 $41,539,476,000 100.0%
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%

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