Great Oaks Charter School

Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Great Oaks Charter School serves 400 students in grades 6-9.
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 17% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Great Oaks Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Great Oaks Charter School's student population of 400 students has grown by 76% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 90% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-9
Total Students400 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

Great Oaks Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Great Oaks Charter School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#876 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a12:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
47%
25%
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Black
47%
13%
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White
4%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.560.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
26%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreat Oaks Charter School Bri School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Great Oaks Charter School is The Bridge Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is New Beginnings Inc Family Academy (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bridgeport New Beginnings Inc Family Academy Charter School
    Math: 11% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 497 students
    0.0 miles
    184 Garden St.
    Bridgeport, CT 06605
    (203) 384-2897
    0 PK-8 497
  • Bridgeport Park City Prep Charter School Charter School
    Math: 20% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 360 students
    0.0 miles
    1550 State Street
    Bridgeport, CT 06605
    (203) 953-3766
    0 5-8 360
  • Bridgeport The Bridge Academy Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 279 students
    0.3 miles
    160 Pulaski Street
    Bridgeport, CT 06608
    (203) 336-9999
    0.3 7-12 279
  • Bridgeport Waltersville School Math: 18% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 473 students
    0.3 miles
    150 Hallett Street
    Bridgeport, CT 06608
    (203) 275-2400
    0.3 PK-8 473
  • Bridgeport Achievement First Bridgeport Academy Charter School
    Math: 53% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 1,062 student
    0.4 miles
    655 Stillman St.
    Bridgeport, CT 06608
    (203) 338-0593
    0.4 K-12 1,062

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