Bridgeport Military Academy

  • Bridgeport Military Academy serves 301 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bridgeport Military Academy 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

  • Bridgeport Military Academy's student population of 301 students has grown by 29% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 84% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students301 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bridgeport Military Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Bridgeport Military Academy is 0.54, 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 Testing Rank#897 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
60%
25%
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Black
31%
13%
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White
8%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.540.64
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Graduation Rate≥95%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
2%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBridgeport School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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