Bishop School Early Learning Center

  • Bishop School Early Learning Center serves 226 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 23:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 44%.

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School Overview

  • Bishop School Early Learning Center's student population of 226 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students226 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bishop School Early Learning Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 940 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 23:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bishop School Early Learning Center is 0.77, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)70-74%
84%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)65-69%
78%
Student : Teacher Ratio23:113:1
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Asian
14%
5%
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Hispanic
27%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bishop School Early Learning Center and the percentage of Hispanic students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
18%
13%
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White
32%
56%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bishop School Early Learning Center and the percentage of White students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bishop School Early Learning Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.770.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bishop School Early Learning Center and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorwich School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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