Barnard Environmental Magnet School

Tel: (203)691-3500
Grades: PK-8

561 students

Barnard Environmental Magnet School serves 561 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 39%.
Barnard Environmental Magnet School operates within the New Haven School District.

Overview

The student population of 561 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 561 students
Barnard Environmental Magnet School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Barnard Environmental Magnet School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Barnard Environmental Magnet School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Barnard Environmental Magnet School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Barnard Environmental Magnet School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
22%
20%
Barnard Environmental Magnet School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
57%
13%
Barnard Environmental Magnet School Black (1988-2012)
White
19%
61%
Barnard Environmental Magnet School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Barnard Environmental Magnet School Sch Ethnicity Barnard Environmental Magnet 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.
0.60 0.39
Barnard Environmental Magnet 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.
57%
30%
Barnard Environmental Magnet 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.
7%
5%
Barnard Environmental Magnet School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 23,041 students has grown by 16% over five years.
School District Name New Haven School District
Number of Schools
Managed
45
4
Number of Students Managed 23,041 1,845
New Haven   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $491 MM $29 MM
New Haven   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $470 MM $28 MM
New Haven   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $24,864 $15,687
New Haven   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $23,804 $15,388
New Haven   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 Hill Regional Career High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Carrigan 5/6 Intermediate School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Augusta Lewis Troup School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • New HavenAugusta Lewis Troup School
    259 Edgewood Ave
    New HavenCT 06511
    (860)447-6000
    0.6 mi | 514 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • New HavenEdgewood School
    737 Edgewood Ave
    New HavenCT 06515
    (203)946-8611
    0.7 mi | 445 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • New HavenHill Regional Career High School
    Magnet School
    140 Legion Ave
    New HavenCT 06519
    (203)946-8400
    Magnet School

    0.7 mi | 703 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • New HavenDwight Early Childhood Program Elementary School
    1324 Chapel St
    New HavenCT 06511
    (203)946-5353
    0.7 mi | 46 students | Gr. PK                      
  • New HavenNew Haven Correctional Center
    Alternative School
    245 Whalley Ave
    New HavenCT 06530
    (203)789-7089
    Alternative School

    0.7 mi | 10 students | Gr. 10-12                      

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