Bishop School Early Learning Center

  • Bishop School Early Learning Center serves 187 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 84%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 78%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • Bishop School Early Learning Center 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 2009-10 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

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School Overview

  • Bishop School Early Learning Center's student population of 187 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students187 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bishop School Early Learning Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 984 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bishop School Early Learning Center is 0.75, 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 School Rank (09-10)#772 out of 984 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)70-74%
84%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)65-69%
78%
Student : Teacher Ratio17:112:1
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Asian
10%
5%
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Hispanic
25%
25%
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Black
21%
13%
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White
36%
54%
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Two or more races
8%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bishop School Early Learning Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.750.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorwich School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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