Bloomfield High School

  • Bloomfield High School serves 534 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Bloomfield High School's student population of 534 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students534 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bloomfield High School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bloomfield High School is 0.28, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. 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#757 out of 968 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
12%
24%
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Black
84%
13%
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White
1%
55%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bloomfield High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.280.43
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Graduation Rate85-89%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bloomfield High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBloomfield School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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