Trailblazers Academy

  • Trailblazers Academy serves 119 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (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 6-9% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Trailblazers 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

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School Overview

  • Trailblazers Academy's student population of 119 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students119 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Trailblazers Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 956 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Trailblazers Academy is 0.54, which is less 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 School Rank (16-17)#950 out of 956 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:112:1
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
42%
25%
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Black
54%
13%
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White
1%
54%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.540.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTrailblazers Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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    0.0 miles
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    (203)977-4560
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    0.7 miles
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    Stamford, CT 06902
    (203)977-4516
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    0.8 miles
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    Stamford, CT 06902
    (203)977-4223
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    Grades: K-5 | 603 students
    0.9 miles
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    Stamford, CT 06901
    (203)324-6300
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