Classical Studies Academy

  • Classical Studies Academy serves 373 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 19% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 34% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Classical Studies Academy's student population of 373 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students373 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Classical Studies Academy's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Classical Studies Academy is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#806 out of 968 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
33%
24%
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Black
54%
13%
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White
8%
55%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Classical Studies Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.600.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Classical Studies Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBridgeport School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bridgeport Bassick High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 961 students
    0.4 miles
    1181 Fairfield Ave.
    Bridgeport, CT 06605
    (203)576-7350
    0.4 9-12 961
  • Bridgeport Bryant School
    Grades: PK-6 | 381 students
    0.4 miles
    230 Poplar St.
    Bridgeport, CT 06605
    (203)576-7303
    0.4 PK-6 381
  • Bridgeport Curiale School
    Grades: K-8 | 712 students
    0.4 miles
    300 Laurel Ave.
    Bridgeport, CT 06604
    (203)576-8437
    0.4 K-8 712
  • Bridgeport Cesar Batalla School
    Grades: PK-8 | 1167 students
    0.6 miles
    606 Howard Ave.
    Bridgeport, CT 06605
    (203)579-8501
    0.6 PK-8 1167
  • Bridgeport Central High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1515 students
    0.7 miles
    1 Lincoln Blvd.
    Bridgeport, CT 06606
    (203)576-7377
    0.7 9-12 1515

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