Center For Global Studies

300 Highland Avenue
Norwalk, CT 06854
9/
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Top 20%
Serving 278 students in grades 9-12, Center For Global Studies ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 39%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 278 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • : ≥95% (Top 20% in CT)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • : 80-84% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Center For Global Studies's student population of 278 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 260% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
278 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Center For Global Studies ranks within the top 20% of all 940 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Center For Global Studies is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
#151 out of 940 schools
(Top 20%)
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50-54%
39%
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80-84%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
8%
5%
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Hispanic
34%
29%
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Black
14%
13%
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White
41%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.70
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≥95%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Center For Global Studies's ranking?
Center For Global Studies is ranked #151 out of 940 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut.
What schools are Center For Global Studies often compared to?
Center For Global Studiesis often viewed alongside schools like Brien Mcmahon High School, Norwalk High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% CT state average), while 80-84% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CT state average).
What is the graduation rate of Center For Global Studies?
The graduation rate of Center For Global Studies is 95%, which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 90%.
How many students attend Center For Global Studies?
278 students attend Center For Global Studies.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
41% of Center For Global Studies students are White, 34% of students are Hispanic, 14% of students are Black, 8% of students are Asian, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Center For Global Studies?
Center For Global Studies has a student ration of 8:1, which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does Center For Global Studies offer ?
Center For Global Studies offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Center For Global Studies part of?
Center For Global Studies is part of Norwalk School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 278 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • : ≥95% (Top 20%)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • : 80-84% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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