Great Oaks Charter School

510 Barnum Ave. 2nd Floor
Bridgeport, CT 06608
  • Great Oaks Charter School serves 226 students in grades 6-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 19% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Great Oaks Charter School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 44%.

School Overview

  • Great Oaks Charter School's student population of 226 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-7
Total Students226 students
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Great Oaks Charter School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Great Oaks Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 968 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Great Oaks Charter School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Great Oaks Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Great Oaks Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio23:113:1
Hispanic
44%
23%
Black
51%
13%
White
3%
56%
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Great Oaks Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.550.42
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
33%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreat Oaks Charter Bri School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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