Warren Harding High School

  • Warren Harding High School serves 967 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Warren Harding High 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 student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Warren Harding High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

  • Warren Harding High School's student population of 967 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 75 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students967 students
This chart display total students of Warren Harding High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Warren Harding High School
Total Classroom Teachers75 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Warren Harding High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Warren Harding High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Warren Harding High 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 Warren Harding High School 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 Testing Rank#927 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Warren Harding High School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Warren Harding High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Warren Harding High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Warren Harding High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
56%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Warren Harding High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
38%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Warren Harding High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
5%
54%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Warren Harding High School and the percentage of White public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Warren Harding High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.540.64
This chart display the diversity score of Warren Harding High School and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
60%
90%
This chart display graduation rate of Warren Harding High School and public school graduation rate of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Warren Harding High 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 (13-14)
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Warren Harding High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2013-14 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

Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bridgeport Edison School
    Grades: K-6 | 241 students
    0.3 miles
    115 Boston Terrace
    Bridgeport, CT 06610
    (203) 576-7183
    0.3 K-6 241
  • Bridgeport Hall School
    Grades: K-6 | 232 students
    0.4 miles
    290 Clermont Ave.
    Bridgeport, CT 06610
    (203) 576-7560
    0.4 K-6 232
  • Bridgeport Luis Munoz Marin School
    Grades: PK-8 | 808 students
    0.4 miles
    479 Helen St.
    Bridgeport, CT 06608
    (203) 576-8202
    0.4 PK-8 808
  • Bridgeport Bullard-havens Technical High School Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 778 students
    0.6 miles
    500 Palisade Ave.
    Bridgeport, CT 06610
    (203) 579-6333
    0.6 9-12 778
  • Bridgeport Barnum School
    Grades: PK-8 | 603 students
    0.7 miles
    495 Waterview Avenue
    Bridgeport, CT 06608
    (203) 275-2300
    0.7 PK-8 603

School Reviews

Review Warren Harding High School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Amidst the controversy surrounding President Obama's school address, learn about whether or not parents have any rights in choosing who their children's public schools invite as speakers.
Learn about the history of public schools incorporating self-contained classrooms, and whether they are right for your child.
President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative aims to improve academic opportunities for students of color, especially African-American boys.