Brooklyn Elementary School (Closed 2012)

  • Brooklyn Elementary School served 189 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 75-79% (which was lower than the Connecticut state average of 83%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 50-54% (which was lower than the Connecticut state average of 79%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • Brooklyn Elementary 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 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

Top Placements

Brooklyn Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students189 students
This chart display total students of Brooklyn Elementary School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Brooklyn Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank (10-11)#792 out of 966 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Brooklyn Elementary School, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Brooklyn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
79%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Brooklyn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Brooklyn Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Brooklyn Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
56%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Brooklyn Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
26%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Brooklyn Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
18%
54%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Brooklyn Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brooklyn Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.590.64
This chart display the diversity score of Brooklyn Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Brooklyn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Brooklyn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaterbury School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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