Achievement First Bridgeport Academy



Achievement First Bridgeport Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Achievement First Bridgeport Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 91
1 94
2 92
3 0
4 0
5 99
6 95
7 81
8 61
9 53
10 36
11 0
12 0

Achievement First Bridgeport Academy is a public elementary school located in Bridgeport, CT in the Bridgeport Achievement First School District. It enrolls 702 students in grades 1st through 12th. Achievement First Bridgeport Academy is the 31st largest public school in Connecticut and the 7,587th largest nationally. It has 13.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 702
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 50.5

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Achievement First Bridgeport Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 356
(51%)
356
(51%)
 Female 346
(49%)
346
(49%)

Achievement First Bridgeport Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 386
(55%)
386
(55%)
 Hispanic 298
(42%)
298
(42%)
 White 8
(1%)
8
(1%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
4
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Achievement First Bridgeport Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 476
(68%)
476
(68%)
 Not Eligible 125
(18%)
125
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 101
(14%)
101
(14%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 637 ranked schools in Connecticut, Achievement First Bridgeport Academy is ranked 25th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Achievement First Bridgeport Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (82.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 40.2%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Achievement First Bridgeport Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2007 85
2008 N/A
2009 238
2010 409
2011 543
2012 702

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2007 17
2008 N/A
2009 14
2010 12.9
2011 13.4
2012 13.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2007 0.71764705882353
2008
2009 0.66806722689076
2010 0.73105134474328
2011 0.83241252302026
2012 0.82193732193732

Compare Achievement First Bridgeport Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,390.0% 13.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 82.2%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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