Carmen Arace Middle School

390 Park Ave.
Bloomfield, CT 06002
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Carmen Arace Middle School serves 217 students in grades 7-8.
Carmen Arace Middle 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (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 45% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Carmen Arace Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Carmen Arace Middle School's student population of 217 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students217 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Carmen Arace Middle School 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 Carmen Arace Middle School is 0.33, 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
#719 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
12%
25%
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Black
81%
13%
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White
2%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.330.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBloomfield School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Carmen Arace Middle School is Bloomfield High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Achievement First Hartford Academy Inc. (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carmen Arace Intermediate School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bloomfield Carmen Arace Intermediate School Math: 29% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 244 students
    0.0 miles
    390 Park Ave.
    Bloomfield, CT 06002
    (860) 286-2626
    0 5-6 244
  • Bloomfield Metacomet School Math: 34% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-4 | 234 students
    0.5 miles
    185 School St.
    Bloomfield, CT 06002
    (860) 286-2660
    0.5 3-4 234
  • Bloomfield Bloomfield High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 520 students
    0.6 miles
    5 Huckleberry Ln.
    Bloomfield, CT 06002
    (860) 286-2630
    0.6 9-12 520
  • Bloomfield Laurel School
    Grades: K-2 | 368 students
    1.1 miles
    1 Filley St.
    Bloomfield, CT 06002
    (860) 286-2675
    1.1 K-2 368
  • Hartford Achievement First Hartford Academy Inc. Charter School
    Math: 50% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 1,149 student
    1.3 miles
    305 Greenfield Street
    Hartford, CT 06112
    (860) 695-6685
    1.3 K-12 1,149

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