Achievement First Bridgeport Academy

  • Achievement First Bridgeport Academy serves 1,016 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 48% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Achievement First Bridgeport Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 44%.

Top Placements

Achievement First Bridgeport Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

  • Achievement First Bridgeport Academy's student population of 1,016 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students1,016 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Achievement First Bridgeport Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 968 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The diversity score of Achievement First Bridgeport Academy is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a13:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
43%
23%
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Black
55%
13%
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White
2%
56%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.520.42
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Graduation Rate≥80%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBridgeport Achievement First School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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