Brass City Charter School

  • Brass City Charter School serves 186 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-89% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-89% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Brass City Charter School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 44%.

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School Overview

  • Brass City Charter School's student population of 186 students has grown by 61% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 166% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students186 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brass City Charter School is ranked within the top 5% of all 968 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brass City Charter School is 0.67, 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)
Overall School Rank
2%
19%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
44%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
58%
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
47%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Brass City Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
30%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Brass City Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
9%
56%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Brass City Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
13%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brass City Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.670.42
This chart display the diversity score of Brass City Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
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 Brass City Charter School and the percentage of public school 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 NameBrass City Charter Dis School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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