Barnard Environmental Magnet School

  • Barnard Environmental Magnet School serves 536 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 13% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

School Overview

  • Barnard Environmental Magnet School's student population of 536 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students536 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Barnard Environmental Magnet School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 956 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Barnard Environmental Magnet School is 0.62, which is less 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 School Rank (16-17)#869 out of 956 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
32%
25%
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Black
51%
13%
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White
16%
54%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.620.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Haven School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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