Bassick High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
7.3
Math Proficiency
1.9
Reading Proficiency
1.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,174 Students
  • 73 Teachers

Bassick High School
1181 FAIRFIELD AVE
BRIDGEPORT, CT 06605

Phone: (203) 576-7350

District: Bridgeport School District

Overview

At Bassick High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Bassick High School is 18 percent. The student body makeup is 55 percent male and 45 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 96 percent. Bassick High School is 1 of 3 high schools in the Bridgeport School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,174
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 96%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 99%
Full-Time Teachers 73

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 23%
Proficient in Math 27%
College Readiness Index 7.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 3
Total Students 4,883
Proficient in Reading (district average) 38%
Proficient in Math (district average) 35%
College Readiness (district average) 10.7

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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