Departments of Education in Bridgeport, Connecticut

There are 3 Departments of Education in Bridgeport, Connecticut, serving a population of 147,586 people in an area of 17 square miles. There is 1 Department of Education per 49,195 people, and 1 Department of Education per 5 square miles.

In Connecticut, Bridgeport is ranked 71st of 339 cities in Departments of Education per capita, and 45th of 339 cities in Departments of Education per square mile.

List of Bridgeport Departments of Education

Find Bridgeport, Connecticut departments of education (DOE) and boards of education.

Bilingual Department of Education 948 Main Street Bridgeport, CT

Bridgeport Department of Education 280 Tesiny Avenue Bridgeport, CT

Wayne AL Department of Education 212 Wayne Street Bridgeport, CT

About Bridgeport Departments of Education

The Bridgeport Department of Education is a Connecticut state or federal agency whose mission is to provide leadership, develop policy, and disseminate funding, information, and other resources in support of student achievement in Bridgeport, CT. While the missions of Connecticut Departments of Education are similar to the federal Department of Education, state Departments of Education play a substantially different role in achieving their missions.

You may contact the Department of Education for questions about:
  • Bridgeport public school system
  • Public school education programs
  • Bridgeport school districts
  • Student loans and financial aid
  • School curriculum and tests
  • Bridgeport school superintendents

Bridgeport Education Statistics

Find Bridgeport School Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Bridgeport School Enrollment
 BridgeportFairfield County
School Enrollment (Age 3+)42,772252,202
Kindergarden2,028 (4.7%)11,983 (4.8%)
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)16,018 (37.4%)100,212 (39.7%)
High School (Grades 9-12)8,290 (19.4%)57,699 (22.9%)
College/Grad School Enrollment13,577 (31.7%)64,907 (25.7%)
Bridgeport Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 BridgeportFairfield County
Less than 9th Grade Education11,668 (12.4%)34,004 (5.3%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)10,404 (11.1%)30,886 (4.8%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)31,045 (33.1%)139,001 (21.7%)
Some College, No Degree17,871 (19.0%)94,360 (14.7%)
Associate's Degree5,738 (6.1%)39,621 (6.2%)
Bachelor's Degree10,937 (11.6%)169,677 (26.4%)
Graduate/Professional Degree6,254 (6.7%)134,241 (20.9%)
Bridgeport Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 BridgeportFairfield County
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher17,191303,918
Arts, Humanities & Others4,938 (28.7%)74,881 (24.6%)
Business3,704 (21.5%)71,070 (23.4%)
Education1,399 (8.1%)26,678 (8.8%)
Science & Engineering5,493 (32.0%)109,582 (36.1%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields1,657 (9.6%)21,707 (7.1%)