Museum Academy

  • Museum Academy serves 515 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Museum Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

  • Museum Academy's student population of 515 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students515 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Museum Academy 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 Museum Academy is 0.74, 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#508 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
27%
25%
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Black
37%
13%
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White
23%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Museum Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.740.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Museum Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCapitol Region Education Coun School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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