Aerospace/hydrospace Engineering And Physical Sciences High School

  • Aerospace/hydrospace Engineering And Physical Sciences High School serves 475 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Aerospace/hydrospace Engineering And Physical Sciences High School 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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Aerospace/hydrospace Engineering And Physical Sciences High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

  • Aerospace/hydrospace Engineering And Physical Sciences High School's student population of 475 students has grown by 33% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 45% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students475 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Aerospace/hydrospace Engineering And Physical Sciences High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Aerospace/hydrospace Engineering And Physical Sciences High School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank#551 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
34%
25%
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Black
32%
13%
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White
27%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.710.64
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Graduation Rate90-94%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBridgeport School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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