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Barnum School is one of 38 schools found in the Bridgeport School District of Connecticut.
Classified as a regular school, it teaches pupils from Prekindergarten to 8th Grade and has an enrolment of 618 students - compared to other schools in Connecticut, this is a relatively large school.
In recent years, the pupil population has remained static. Alongside this, the number of teachers has remained static over a similar timeframe.
An average teaching salary at Barnum School is $61,447, which is lower than the Connecticut state average of $71,992.
Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.
The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.
|School||Number of pupils||Funding per pupil||Pupils per teacher||Average teacher salary||Diversity index|
|Dunbar School (0.63 miles)||416||$11,908||17||$50,441||0.53|
|Harding High School (0.63 miles)||1060||$14,301||15||$70,402||0.58|
|Achievement First Bridgeport Academy Charter School (0.64 miles)||1016||$12,778||$54,069||0.53|
|Hall School (0.91 miles)||240||$18,057||11||$76,898||0.59|
|Capital Preparatory Harbor School Inc. (0.99 miles)||249||$11,322||23||$55,252||0.39|
|Number of pupils||618|
|Funding per pupil||$15,152|
|Pupils per teacher||13|
|Average teacher salary||$61,447|
|Number of pupils||416|
|Funding per pupil||$11,908|
|Pupils per teacher||17|
|Average teacher salary||$50,441|
|Number of pupils||1060|
|Funding per pupil||$14,301|
|Pupils per teacher||15|
|Average teacher salary||$70,402|
|Number of pupils||1016|
|Funding per pupil||$12,778|
|Pupils per teacher|
|Average teacher salary||$54,069|
|Number of pupils||240|
|Funding per pupil||$18,057|
|Pupils per teacher||11|
|Average teacher salary||$76,898|
|Number of pupils||249|
|Funding per pupil||$11,322|
|Pupils per teacher||23|
|Average teacher salary||$55,252|
Prekindergarten: 2.5 hours
1st Grade - 8th Grade: 5 hours
Kindergarten: 180 days
1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days
12th Grade: 180 days