170 Derby Ave.
New Haven, CT 06511
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Barnard Environmental Magnet School serves 470 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Barnard Environmental Magnet 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 50% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Barnard Environmental Magnet School's student population of 470 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
470 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Barnard Environmental Magnet School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Barnard Environmental Magnet School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#900 out of 957 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
9%
5%
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Hispanic
33%
28%
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Black
42%
13%
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White
13%
50%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 470 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70

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