Hooker School

Hooker School serves 387 students in grades KG - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Hooker School operates within the Bridgeport School District.

School Overview

The student population of 387 students has declined by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 387 students
Hooker School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Hooker School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Hooker School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Hooker School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Hooker School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
5%
Hooker School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
49%
21%
Hooker School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
35%
13%
Hooker School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
14%
58%
Hooker School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Hooker School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.62 0.61
Hooker School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
99%
32%
Hooker School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Hooker School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

Bridgeport School District's student population of 20,753 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $17,595 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Bridgeport School District
Number of Schools
Managed
39
4
Number of Students Managed 20,753 1,685
Bridgeport   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $355 MM n/a
Bridgeport   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $347 MM n/a
Bridgeport   School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $17,595 n/a
Bridgeport   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $17,221 n/a
Bridgeport   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Bullard-havens Technical High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bridgeport Military Academy (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is High Horizons Magnet School (1 miles away)
 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bridgeport High Horizons Magnet SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: KG-8 | 422 students
    1 miles
    700 Palisade Ave
    BridgeportCT 06610
    (203)576-7807
    1KG-8422
  • Bridgeport Multicultural Magnet SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: KG-8 | 449 students
    1 miles
    700 Palisade Ave
    BridgeportCT 06610
    (203)576-7505
    1KG-8449
  • BridgeportSix-six Magnet SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: PK-8 | 471 students
    1 miles
    601 Pearl Harbor St
    BridgeportCT 06610
    (203)330-6775
    1PK-8471
  • BridgeportBullard-havens Technical High SchoolVocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 805 students
    1.1 miles
    500 Palisade Ave
    BridgeportCT 06610
    (203)579-6333
    1.19-12805
  • BridgeportHallen School
    Grades: PK-6 | 332 students
    1.1 miles
    68 Omega Ave
    BridgeportCT 06606
    (203)576-8216
    1.1PK-6332

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Yes No
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
School Clothing

School Mascot: Huskies

School Colors: