Bridgeport Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Bridgeport Elementary School
Bridgeport Elementary School is a vibrant learning community located in the heart of Bridgeport, Connecticut. Our school is committed to providing a safe and nurturing environment for our students and staff. We strive to create an atmosphere of respect and collaboration, where all students are encouraged to reach their full potential.
At Bridgeport Elementary School, we believe in educating the whole child. Our comprehensive curriculum focuses on developing the academic, social, and emotional skills of each student. We offer a wide range of educational opportunities, from traditional core classes to specialized programs such as art, music, and technology. We also provide a range of extracurricular activities, including sports, clubs, and enrichment activities.
Our teachers and staff are dedicated to helping our students succeed. We strive to provide individualized instruction and support to meet the needs of each student. We also offer a variety of services to help our students and families, such as counseling, mentoring, and after-school programs.
At Bridgeport Elementary School, we are proud to be a part of our community. We are committed to helping our students grow and develop into successful, responsible citizens.
1014 Jacobs Ave
Bridgeport, AL 35740
PreK – 4
Overview Bridgeport Elementary School
Bridgeport Elementary School serves 202 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Bridgeport Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black and American Indian), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Bridgeport Elementary School
Bridgeport Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Bridgeport Elementary School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.