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 2010-2011 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 2010-2011 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was equal to the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Connecticut state average of 44%.
  • Brooklyn Elementary School operated within the Waterbury School District.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students189 students
Brooklyn Elementary School Total Students (2004-2011)
Gender %Brooklyn Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Brooklyn Elementary School Total Teachers (2004-2011)
Students by GradeBrooklyn Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)75-79%
83%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)50-54%
79%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
Brooklyn Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2011)
Asian
n/a
5%
Brooklyn Elementary School Asian Students (2004-2010)
Hispanic
56%
23%
Brooklyn Elementary School Black Students (2004-2011)
Black
26%
13%
Brooklyn Elementary School Black Students (2004-2011)
White
18%
56%
Brooklyn Elementary School White Students (2004-2011)
All Ethnic GroupsBrooklyn Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.590.42
Brooklyn Elementary School Diversity Score (2004-2011)
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
33%
Brooklyn Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2011)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
Brooklyn Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2011)

District Comparison

School District NameWaterbury School District
Number of Schools
Managed
45
4
Number of Students Managed18,7341,534
Waterbury School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)
16%
44%
District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)
29%
58%
District Total Revenue$314 MM$31 MM
District Spending$361 MM$30 MM
District Revenue / Student$17,048$20,313
District Spending / Student$19,611$19,375
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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