Barnum School

495 Waterview Ave, Bridgeport, CT 06608 | (203) 576-7510
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 631
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 495 Waterview Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06608
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Bridgeport School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $14,010
  • Graduation Rate: 56.2%
  • Dropout Rate: 9.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.7
  • Enrolled Students: 20,133

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 631
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 39.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 328 (52.0%)
  • Females: 303 (48.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 6 (1.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 622 (98.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 628 (99.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Barnum School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black17127.1%
Asian50.8%
Hispanic44169.9%
White142.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Barnum School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten355.5%
Kindergarten8914.1%
1st Grade7411.7%
2nd Grade7211.4%
3rd Grade6410.1%
4th Grade6710.6%
5th Grade7011.1%
6th Grade538.4%
7th Grade558.7%
8th Grade528.2%
Source: CT Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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