Bradley School

  • Bradley School serves 347 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Connecticut state average of 44%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Bradley School 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 44%.
  • Bradley School operates within the Derby School District.

School Overview

  • Bradley School's student population of 347 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students347 students
Gender %Bradley School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Students by GradeBradley School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Bradley School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 968 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bradley School is 0.59, 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)40-44%
44%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
58%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
Asian
4%
5%
Hispanic
20%
23%
Black
11%
13%
White
60%
56%
Two or more races
5%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsBradley School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.590.42
Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
33%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Bradley School is Derby 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.
    • Derby School District's student population of 1,386 students has decreased by 7% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $21,874 is higher than the state average of $20,313. The district revenue/student has grown by 29% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $21,493 is higher than the state average of $19,375. The district spending/student has grown by 27% over four school years.
    School District NameDerby School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    6
    4
    Number of Students Managed1,3861,534
    Derby School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    22%
    44%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    39%
    58%
    District Total Revenue$33 MM$31 MM
    District Spending$32 MM$30 MM
    District Revenue / Student$21,874$20,313
    District Spending / Student$21,493$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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