Connecticut Ib Academy

  • Connecticut Ib Academy serves 187 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-59% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-89% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Connecticut Ib Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Connecticut Ib Academy's student population of 187 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students187 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Connecticut Ib Academy is ranked within the top 30% of all 956 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Connecticut Ib Academy is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#230 out of 956 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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Asian
19%
5%
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Hispanic
23%
25%
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Black
28%
13%
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White
30%
54%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.750.63
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Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Hartford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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