Six-six Magnet School

601 Pearl Harbor St.
Bridgeport, CT 06610
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Six-six Magnet School serves 469 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Six-six Magnet 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 51%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 469 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Six-six Magnet School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Six-six Magnet School's student population of 469 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
469 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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School Rankings

Six-six Magnet School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 940 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Six-six Magnet School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#568 out of 940 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
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Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
43%
29%
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Black
22%
13%
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White
24%
49%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Six-six Magnet School's ranking?
Six-six Magnet School is ranked #568 out of 940 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Connecticut.
What schools are Six-six Magnet School often compared to?
Six-six Magnet Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Interdistrict Discovery Magnet School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
27% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% CT state average), while 46% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CT state average).
How many students attend Six-six Magnet School?
469 students attend Six-six Magnet School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
43% of Six-six Magnet School students are Hispanic, 24% of students are White, 22% of students are Black, 6% of students are Asian, and 5% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Six-six Magnet School?
Six-six Magnet School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 12:1.
What grades does Six-six Magnet School offer ?
Six-six Magnet School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Six-six Magnet School part of?
Six-six Magnet School is part of Cooperative Educational Services School District.

School Reviews

5   11/2/2017
I love the friendly environment! Kids are eager to learn. The teachers definitely make it a wonderful experience for the children.
- Posted by Parent - Amanda
5   1/4/2010
This school offers multiple extracurricular activities as well as music and art. It also offers advanced classes for students if equipped educationally. Facilities are big enough to hold equipment and students. And parents can be involved in everything. With the P.T.A. meetings, its a great way to keep in touch with the school.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - sarya

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 469 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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