Booker T. Washington Academy

  • Booker T. Washington Academy serves 300 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-89% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-79% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Booker T. Washington Academy placed in the top 20% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.

Top Placements

Booker T. Washington Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

  • Booker T. Washington Academy's student population of 300 students has grown by 66% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 84% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students300 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Booker T. Washington Academy
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Booker T. Washington Academy is ranked within the top 20% of all 956 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Booker T. Washington Academy is 0.26, which is less 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 (16-17)#110 out of 956 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)80-89%
46%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)70-79%
57%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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Hispanic
14%
25%
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Black
85%
13%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Booker T. Washington Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.260.64
This chart display the diversity score of Booker T. Washington Academy and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Booker T. Washington Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Booker T. Washington Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBooker T Washington Academy D School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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