Capital Preparatory Magnet School

Tel: (860)695-9800
  • Capital Preparatory Magnet School serves 672 students in grades PK-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the CT average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
  • Capital Preparatory Magnet School operates within the Hartford School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 672 students has grown by 28% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 38% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 672 students
Capital Preparatory Magnet School Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender % Capital Preparatory Magnet School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Capital Preparatory Magnet School Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by Grade Capital Preparatory Magnet School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Capital Preparatory Magnet School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
Asian
1%
5%
Capital Preparatory Magnet School Asian Students (2006-2015)
Hispanic
21%
22%
Capital Preparatory Magnet School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
56%
13%
Capital Preparatory Magnet School Black Students (2006-2015)
White
18%
57%
Capital Preparatory Magnet School White Students (2006-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Capital Preparatory Magnet School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Capital Preparatory Magnet School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Capital Preparatory Magnet School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.61 0.41
Capital Preparatory Magnet School Diversity Score (2006-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
57%
33%
Capital Preparatory Magnet School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
5%
Capital Preparatory Magnet School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • Hartford School District's student population of 22,080 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $23,638 is higher than the state average of $20,523. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $23,758 is higher than the state average of $19,543. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Hartford School District
Number of Schools
Managed
50
4
Number of Students Managed 22,080 1,624
Hartford School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $503 MM $33 MM
Hartford School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $506 MM $32 MM
Hartford School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $23,638 $20,523
Hartford School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $23,758 $19,543
Hartford School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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