High Horizons Magnet School

  • High Horizons Magnet School serves 417 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 46% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

Top Placements

High Horizons Magnet School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

  • High Horizons Magnet School's student population of 417 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students417 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • High Horizons Magnet School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of High Horizons Magnet School is 0.64, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#693 out of 968 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of High Horizons Magnet 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of High Horizons Magnet 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
31%
24%
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Black
48%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in High Horizons Magnet School and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
19%
55%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in High Horizons Magnet School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.640.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in High Horizons Magnet School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in High Horizons Magnet School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBRIDGEPORT SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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Great school. Was well diversed and really challenges students.
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