Blake Street Leadership Academy (step)

446a Blake Street Suite 100

New Haven, CT 06515

Tel: (203)786-6403
  • Blake Street Leadership Academy (step) serves 16 students in grades 10-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Blake Street Leadership Academy (step) operates within the New Haven School District.
  • New Haven School District's 78% graduation rate is lower than the Connecticut state average of 88%.

School Overview

  • Blake Street Leadership Academy (step)'s student population of 16 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students16 students
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
Students by GradeBlake Street Leadership Academy (step) Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Blake Street Leadership Academy (step)'s student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Blake Street Leadership Academy (step) is 0.51, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
Hispanic
31%
23%
Black
63%
13%
Two or more races
6%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsBlake Street Leadership Academy (step) All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.510.42
Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
33%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Blake Street Leadership Academy (step) is New Haven School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 195 school districts in Connecticut (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • New Haven School District's student population of 21,669 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 78% has increased from 64% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $22,337 is higher than the state average of $20,313. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $21,307 is higher than the state average of $19,375. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
    School District NameNew Haven School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    52
    4
    Number of Students Managed21,6691,534
    New Haven School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    19%
    44%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    34%
    58%
    District Graduation Rate
    78%
    88%
    District Total Revenue$472 MM$31 MM
    District Spending$451 MM$30 MM
    District Revenue / Student$22,337$20,313
    District Spending / Student$21,307$19,375
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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