Madison School

376 Wayne St.
Bridgeport, CT 06606
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Madison School serves 497 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Madison 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 23% (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 27% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Madison School's student population of 497 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students497 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Madison School
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Madison 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 Madison School is 0.67, which is more 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
#822 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
45%
25%
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Black
30%
13%
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White
20%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.670.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Madison School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (09-10)
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Madison School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBridgeport School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Madison School is Central High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Blackham School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bridgeport Blackham School Math: 16% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 1,103 student
    0.4 miles
    425 Thorme St.
    Bridgeport, CT 06606
    (203) 576-7951
    0.4 PK-8 1,103
  • Bridgeport Read School Math: 9% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 905 students
    0.5 miles
    130 Ezra St.
    Bridgeport, CT 06606
    (203) 576-8030
    0.5 PK-8 905
  • Bridgeport Central High School Math: 14% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,612 student
    0.9 miles
    1 Lincoln Blvd.
    Bridgeport, CT 06606
    (203) 576-7377
    0.9 9-12 1,612
  • Bridgeport Geraldine Johnson School Math: 16% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 809 students
    1.1 miles
    475 Lexington Avenue
    Bridgeport, CT 06604
    (203) 275-2500
    1.1 PK-8 809
  • Bridgeport A.b. Skane Center
    Grades: PK | 211 students
    1.2 miles
    2977 North Madison Ave.
    Bridgeport, CT 06606
    (203) 576-7181
    1.2 PK 211

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