Bridgeport High School

  • Bridgeport High School serves 215 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Bridgeport High School's student population of 215 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students215 students
This chart display total students of Bridgeport High School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Bridgeport High School
Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Bridgeport High School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Bridgeport High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Bridgeport High School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bridgeport High School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall School Rank#211 out of 918 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bridgeport High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bridgeport High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Bridgeport High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Bridgeport High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Bridgeport High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hispanic
22%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bridgeport High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bridgeport High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White
76%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bridgeport High School and the percentage of White public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Bridgeport High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bridgeport High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.380.53
This chart display the diversity score of Bridgeport High School and the public school average diversity score of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥80%
86%
This chart display graduation rate of Bridgeport High School and public school graduation rate of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bridgeport High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bridgeport High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBRIDGEPORT PUBLIC SCHOOLS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Bridgeport High School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Across the country, public schools are being caught red-handed in manipulating their test scores, graduation rates, and campus safety data. Learn about why schools are cheating and how they are distorting the truth.
When asked to rank the quality of their child's school, most parents rated it a B average. And yet politicians would have you believe that the American public-school system is failing. How are America's public schools really doing, and how do we know?
The high school graduation rate is in a constant state of change and dropout rates affect more than the individual student. Read on to learn about factors influencing high school graduation rates and what schools can do to improve them.