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There are 17 charter public schools in Connecticut serving 6,098 students.
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Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Connecticut state average of 39%.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the state average of 13:1.

Connecticut Charter Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • BridgeportAchievement First Bridgeport Academy
    655 Stillman St
    543 students | Gr. KG-9
  • HartfordAchievement First Hartford Academy Inc.
    305 Greenfield St
    762 students | Gr. KG-8
  • New HavenAmistad Academy
    130 Edgewood Ave
    New HavenCT06511
    857 students | Gr. KG-12
  • New Haven
    Common Ground High School
    358 Springside Ave
    New HavenCT06515
    165 students | Gr. 9-12
  • New Haven
    Elm City College Preparatory School
    240 Green St
    New HavenCT06513
    600 students | Gr. KG-12
  • WinstedExplorations High School
    71 Spencer St
    74 students | Gr. 9-12
  • HamdenHighville Charter School
    130 Leederhill Dr
    337 students | Gr. PK-8
  • NorwichIntegrated Day Charter School
    68 Thermos Rd
    330 students | Gr. PK-8
  • New LondonInterdistrict School For Arts And Communication
    190 Governor Winthrop Boulev
    New LondonCT06320
    191 students | Gr. 6-8
  • HartfordJumoke Academy
    250 Blue Hills Ave
    488 students | Gr. PK-8
  • BridgeportNew Beginnings Inc. Family Academy
    510 Barnum Ave
    361 students | Gr. KG-8
  • ManchesterOdyssey Community School
    579 West Middle Turnpike
    314 students | Gr. KG-8
  • BridgeportPark City Prep Charter School
    510 Barnum Ave
    257 students | Gr. 6-8
  • NorwalkSide By Side Charter School
    10 Chestnut St
    232 students | Gr. PK-8
  • StamfordStamford Academy
    229 North St
    141 students | Gr. 9-12
  • BridgeportThe Bridge Academy
    410 Kossuth St
    276 students | Gr. 7-12
  • StamfordTrailblazers Academy
    Park Square St
    170 students | Gr. 6-8

State Statistics

About This State (CT) (CT) State Statistics Nationwide Statistics
Population (Approximate) 3,474,622 people 304,788,178 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 35% 25%
Median Household Income $77,604 $46,250
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