Bridgeport Achievement First School District

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For the 2021 school year, there is 1 public school serving 1,062 students in Bridgeport Achievement First School District. Bridgeport Achievement First School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Connecticut.
The top ranked public school in Bridgeport Achievement First School District is Achievement First Bridgeport Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public school in Bridgeport Achievement First School District have an average math proficiency score of 53% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 57% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Connecticut public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameBridgeport Achievement First School District
School District Phone Number(203) 333-9128
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CT)
# of Schools1 School1,030 Schools
# of Students1,062 Students519,520 Students
# of Teachers71 Teachers42,516 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1

District Comparison

Bridgeport Achievement First School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 198 school districts in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 60-79% has decreased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#92 out of 201 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Bridgeport Achievement First  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bridgeport Achievement First  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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
57%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bridgeport Achievement First  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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
60-79%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Bridgeport Achievement First  School District and public school graduation rate of CT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.530.64
# of American Indian Students3 Students1,370 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students11 Students26,997 Students
% Asian Students
1%
5%
# of Hispanic Students463 Students127,608 Students
% Hispanic Students
44%
25%
# of Black Students569 Students65,685 Students
% Black Students
54%
13%
# of White Students5 Students280,236 Students
% White Students
n/a
54%
# of Hawaiian Students11 Students640 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# of Two or more races Studentsn/a16,984 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 14,219
# of Students in Kindergarten:9335,897
# of Students in 1st Grade:9336,454
# of Students in 2nd Grade:9736,436
# of Students in 3rd Grade:9137,652
# of Students in 4th Grade:9138,502
# of Students in 5th Grade:9839,829
# of Students in 6th Grade:9539,247
# of Students in 7th Grade:9339,751
# of Students in 8th Grade:9339,847
# of Students in 9th Grade:7542,608
# of Students in 10th Grade:5640,348
# of Students in 11th Grade:5739,804
# of Students in 12th Grade:3038,926
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $12,586 in this school district is less than the state median of $22,339. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,349 is less than the state median of $20,069. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (CT)
Total Revenue$13 MM$33 MM
This chart display total revenue of Bridgeport Achievement First  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$14 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Bridgeport Achievement First  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,586$22,339
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bridgeport Achievement First  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,349$20,069
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bridgeport Achievement First  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Bridgeport Achievement First School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Achievement First Bridgeport Academy Charter School
    Math: 53% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    655 Stillman St.
    Bridgeport, CT 06608
    (203) 338-0593

    Grades: K-12 | 1,062 student
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