Stamford Academy

  • Stamford Academy serves 142 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Stamford Academy 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 44%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Stamford Academy's student population of 142 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students142 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Stamford Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 968 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Stamford Academy is 0.53, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#862 out of 968 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
36%
23%
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Black
59%
13%
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White
5%
56%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.530.42
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Graduation Rate20-29%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStamford Academy School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Stamford Stamford High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1719 students
    0.3 miles
    55 Strawberry Hill Ave.
    Stamford, CT 06902
    (203)977-4223
    0.3 9-12 1719
  • Stamford Cloonan School
    Grades: 6-8 | 541 students
    0.6 miles
    11 West North St.
    Stamford, CT 06902
    (203)977-4544
    0.6 6-8 541
  • Stamford Hart School
    Grades: K-5 | 628 students
    0.6 miles
    61 Adams Ave.
    Stamford, CT 06902
    (203)977-5082
    0.6 K-5 628
  • Stamford Preschool Team Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 35 students
    0.6 miles
    888 Washington Boulevard
    Stamford, CT 06901
    (203)977-4519
    0.6 PK 35
  • Stamford Stamford Charter School For Excellence Charter School
    Grades: PK-1 | 164 students
    0.7 miles
    1 Schuyler Ave.
    Stamford, CT 06902
    (203)989-0000
    0.7 PK-1 164

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