Bloomfield School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 2,135 students in Bloomfield School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
Public Schools in Bloomfield School District have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 58% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Bloomfield School District are Carmen Arace Middle School, Metacomet School and Carmen Arace Intermediate School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Bloomfield School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Connecticut.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Connecticut public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Bloomfield School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CT)
# Schools
8 Schools
1,017 Schools
# Students
2,135 Students
516,037 Students
# Teachers
197 Teachers
42,219 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Bloomfield School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 196 school districts in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CT)
Overall District Rank
#170 out of 200 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Bloomfield   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bloomfield   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
58%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bloomfield   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85-89%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Bloomfield   School District and public school graduation rate of CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.45
0.64
# American Indian Students
7 Students
1,330 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
51 Students
26,878 Students
% Asian Students
2%
5%
# Hispanic Students
216 Students
126,699 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
25%
# Black Students
1,554 Students
65,223 Students
% Black Students
73%
13%
# White Students
208 Students
278,459 Students
% White Students
10%
54%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
634 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
97 Students
16,772 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
273
14,044
# Students in K Grade:
151
35,559
# Students in 1st Grade:
131
36,150
# Students in 2nd Grade:
136
36,099
# Students in 3rd Grade:
125
37,281
# Students in 4th Grade:
109
38,109
# Students in 5th Grade:
143
39,533
# Students in 6th Grade:
135
38,794
# Students in 7th Grade:
145
39,400
# Students in 8th Grade:
137
39,499
# Students in 9th Grade:
167
42,596
# Students in 10th Grade:
157
40,316
# Students in 11th Grade:
161
39,765
# Students in 12th Grade:
165
38,892
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $30,999 is higher than the state median of $23,111. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $29,321 is higher than the state median of $21,658. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CT)
Total Revenue
$66 MM
$35 MM
This chart display total revenue of Bloomfield   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$63 MM
$33 MM
This chart display total spending of Bloomfield   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$30,999
$23,111
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bloomfield   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$29,321
$21,658
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bloomfield   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Bloomfield School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Carmen Arace Middle School
Math: 31% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
390 Park Ave.
Bloomfield, CT 06002
(860) 286-2622
Grades: 7-8
| 217 students
Rank: #22.
Metacomet School
Math: 36% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
185 School St.
Bloomfield, CT 06002
(860) 286-2660
Grades: 3-4
| 234 students
Rank: #33.
Carmen Arace Intermediate School
Math: 33% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
390 Park Ave.
Bloomfield, CT 06002
(860) 286-2626
Grades: 5-6
| 244 students
Rank: #44.
Global Experience Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
44 Griffin Rd.
Bloomfield, CT 06002
(860) 769-6600
Grades: 6-12
| 215 students
Rank: #55.
Bloomfield High School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5 Huckleberry Ln.
Bloomfield, CT 06002
(860) 286-2630
Grades: 9-12
| 520 students
Laurel School
1 Filley St.
Bloomfield, CT 06002
(860) 286-2675
Grades: K-2
| 368 students
Learning Academy At Bloomfield
Alternative School
20-28 Sargeant Street
Hartford, CT 06105
(860) 761-7300
Grades: 10-12
| 14 students
Wintonbury Early Childhood Magnet School
Magnet School
44 Brown St.
Bloomfield, CT 06002
(860) 769-5510
Grades: PK-K
| 323 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,135 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Btm 50% in CT)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.45

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