Bassick High School

  • Bassick High School serves 961 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Bassick High School's student population of 961 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students961 students
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Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bassick High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bassick High School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#953 out of 968 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
47%
24%
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Black
45%
13%
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White
6%
55%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bassick High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.580.63
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Graduation Rate
59%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bassick High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBRIDGEPORT SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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