Cesar Batalla School

606 Howard Ave.
Bridgeport, CT 06605
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 1,033 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Cesar Batalla School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 3% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 7% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 50%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 1,033 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : Bottom 50% in CT
  • : 3% (Btm 50%)
  • : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Cesar Batalla School's student population of 1,033 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,033 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
66 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Cesar Batalla School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 942 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Cesar Batalla School is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CT)
#938 out of 942 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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3%
40%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cesar Batalla 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 2021-22 school year data.
7%
50%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cesar Batalla 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 2021-22 school year data.
6-9%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Cesar Batalla School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
12:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Cesar Batalla School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Cesar Batalla School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
72%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Cesar Batalla School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
19%
13%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Cesar Batalla School and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
6%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Cesar Batalla School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cesar Batalla School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Connecticut.
0.45
This chart displays the diversity score of Cesar Batalla School and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
34%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cesar Batalla School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cesar Batalla School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cesar Batalla School's ranking?
Cesar Batalla School is ranked #938 out of 942 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
3% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CT state average), while 7% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 50% CT state average).
How many students attend Cesar Batalla School?
1,033 students attend Cesar Batalla School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
72% of Cesar Batalla School students are Hispanic, 19% of students are Black, 6% of students are White, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cesar Batalla School?
Cesar Batalla School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does Cesar Batalla School offer ?
Cesar Batalla School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Cesar Batalla School part of?
Cesar Batalla School is part of Bridgeport School District.
In what neighborhood is Cesar Batalla School located?
Cesar Batalla School is located in the West End And West Side neighborhood of Bridgeport, CT. There are 7 other public schools located in West End And West Side.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 1,033 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 3% (Btm 50%)
  • : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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