Bridgeport Public Schools

Bridgeport, Connecticut

Suggested Citation:
National Council on Teacher Quality. (2018). Bridgeport Public Schools. Teacher Contract Database. [Data set].
Retrieved from:
  • 390th

    largest school district
    in the country

    updated 03/12/2019**
  • $45k

    starting salary

    updated 07/07/2020
  • $93k

    max salary

    updated 07/07/2020
  • 4

    years to tenure

    updated 07/06/2020
  • 182

    days in student
    school year

    updated 01/03/2019
  • 186

    days in teacher
    school year

    updated 07/06/2020
  • 20,296


    updated 03/12/2019**
  • 1,400


    updated 03/12/2019**
  • 73%

    free/reduced lunch

    updated 03/12/2019**

Labor context

updated 12/15/2016
  • District is operating under a current agreement.
  • State requires collective bargaining by school districts if a majority of teachers vote for union representation.
  • The primary union or professional association is affiliated with NEA.

Student Demographics

updated 03/12/2019**

*N/A indicates the issue was not addressed in scope of NCTQ reviewed documents.
**School district teacher count, enrollment, and demographic data is from the 2016-2017 school year, sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics.
***Native Populations includes American Indian, Alaskan Native, and Hawaiian Native students

Download district data

Learn more

Go deeper within the district

Learn more about Bridgeport Public Schools's district policies by creating a custom report from our database.

Generate a report

Compare this district to similar districts

Learn more about how Bridgeport Public Schools stacks up with similar districts.

Generate a report