Hooker School

Hooker School serves 416 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 39%.
Hooker School operates within the Bridgeport School District.

Overview

The student population of 416 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 416 students
Hooker School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 57% Male / 43%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Hooker School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Hooker School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is less than the state average of 0.77. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 13:1
Hooker School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
Hooker School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
44%
20%
Hooker School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
41%
13%
Hooker School Black (1988-2012)
White
11%
61%
Hooker School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Hooker School Sch Ethnicity Hooker School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.63 0.77
Hooker School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
96%
30%
Hooker School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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

The district's student population of 20,126 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Bridgeport School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed 20,126 1,845
Bridgeport   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $389 MM $29 MM
Bridgeport   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $384 MM $28 MM
Bridgeport   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $19,019 $15,687
Bridgeport   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,757 $15,388
Bridgeport   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bullard-havens Technical High School (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is David Wooster Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Six-six Magnet School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Bridgeport Six-six Magnet School
    Magnet School
    601 Pearl Harbor St
    Bridgeport , CT , 06610
    (203)330-6775
    Magnet School
    1  mi  |  463  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Bridgeport Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Multicultural Magnet School
    Magnet School
    700 Palisade Ave
    Bridgeport , CT , 06610
    (203)576-7505
    Magnet School
    1  mi  |  484  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Bridgeport Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award High Horizons Magnet School
    Magnet School
    700 Palisade Ave
    Bridgeport , CT , 06610
    (203)576-7807
    Magnet School
    1  mi  |  430  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Stratford Second Hill Lane School
    65 Second Hill Ln
    Stratford , CT , 06615
    (203)385-4292
    1.1  mi  |  707  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Bridgeport Bullard-havens Technical High School
    Vocational School
    500 Palisade Ave
    Bridgeport , CT , 06610
    (203)579-6333
    Vocational School
    1.1  mi  |  874  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Bridgeport, CT public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.22, which is lower than the Connecticut average of 0.4. The most diverse school in Bridgeport is Park City Academy. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Connecticut or national school diversity statistics.