Brooklyn School District

119 Gorman Road
Brooklyn, CT 06234
(District boundaries shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public elementary schools serving 865 students in Brooklyn School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Connecticut.
Public Elementary Schools in Brooklyn School District have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Connecticut public elementary school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Connecticut public elementary school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (CT)
# Schools
2 Schools
775 Schools
# Students
865 Students
328,620 Students
# Teachers
65 Teachers
26,658 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Brooklyn 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 2020-2021 school year.
This School District
State Average (CT)
#127 out of 198 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Brooklyn   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
31%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Brooklyn   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 2020-21 school year data.
50%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Brooklyn   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 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.36
0.67
# American Indian Students
2 Students
850 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
17 Students
17,211 Students
% Asian Students
2%
5%
# Hispanic Students
101 Students
97,951 Students
% Hispanic Students
12%
30%
# Black Students
16 Students
42,053 Students
% Black Students
2%
13%
# White Students
682 Students
154,838 Students
% White Students
79%
47%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
331 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
47 Students
15,227 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
87
11,215
# Students in K Grade:
75
34,915
# Students in 1st Grade:
90
33,443
# Students in 2nd Grade:
89
35,447
# Students in 3rd Grade:
94
35,282
# Students in 4th Grade:
87
35,871
# Students in 5th Grade:
75
36,277
# Students in 6th Grade:
99
36,718
# Students in 7th Grade:
75
31,674
# Students in 8th Grade:
94
32,525
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
1,492
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
1,409
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
1,256
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
1,096
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $27,592 is higher than the state median of $25,998. The school district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $27,547 is higher than the state median of $25,071. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CT)
Total Revenue
$24 MM
$12,920 MM
This chart display total revenue of Brooklyn   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$24 MM
$12,459 MM
This chart display total spending of Brooklyn   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$27,592
$25,998
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Brooklyn   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$27,547
$25,071
This chart display average spending per public school student in Brooklyn   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Brooklyn School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Brooklyn Middle School
(Math: 31% | Reading: 54%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
119 Gorman Rd.
Brooklyn, CT 06234
(860) 774-9153
Grades: 5-8
| 343 students
Rank: #22.
Brooklyn Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
119 Gorman Rd.
Brooklyn, CT 06234
(860) 774-7577
Grades: PK-4
| 522 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 2 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 865 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • : Bottom 50% in CT
  • : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • : 50% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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