• Welcome To Aqua!

     Aqua School building and Logo

    The Aquaculture Center serves a community of diverse students with a broad range of social, economic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds who bring to the school a variety of skills, talents and learning styles. We offer students from school systems in the greater Bridgeport region the opportunity to enhance the traditional academic high school curriculum with a specialized emphasis on science and technology instruction as related to the development of aquaculture in the State of Connecticut.


    Virtual Information Session

     If you missed the virtual information session, please watch the recording of the event at your convinience by clicking here


    Accepting Online Applications for 2021-2022 School Year

    Online application for 2021-2022 school year is now OPEN!

    The steps to take to apply to the Bridgeport Regional Aquaculture Science and Technology Educational Center are: 

    1. Fill out supplemental forms attached (release of recordsand parent/student agreement)
    2. Email completed supplemental materials to ELalanne@bridgeportedu.net with subject: SUPPLEMENTAL DOCUMENTS FOR AQUACULTURE APPLICATION
    3. Request 3 letters of recommendation (counselorteacherpersonal) and have recommenders email them directly to ELalanne@bridgeportedu.net
    4. Fill out the digital application
    5. Once we are in receipt of the 1) records of release, 2) student/parent agreement, 3) three letters of recommendation, and 4) the completed digital application, your application will be complete and will be evaluated for admission.
    6. We have a rolling application process with no closing date, however we fill seats on a first-come, first-served basis.


    Angie's Seafood Market 

    Angies Jan 21

     Barring inclement weather and holidays, Angie's Seafood market will be open every Thursday , from 3-6pm. Please e-mail  angiesaqua@bridgeportedu.net to place your weekly orders and to be added to our mailing list.


     School Closings Fall Semester! 

    Sepetember 28,2020 - Yom Kippur 

    October 12, 2020- Italian Heritage day

    October 21, 2020 - One session day/ Half Day (School Improvement)

    November 3, 2020- Election Day

    November 18 & 19, 2020 - Report Card Conferences

    November 25-27, 2020 - Thanksgiving Break

    December 23, 2020 - One session day/ Half Day

    December 24 - 31, 2020- Winter Recess

    January 1,2021 - New Year's Day

    January 6,2021 -Three Kings Day

    January 18,2021- Martin Luther King Jr. Day

    January 20,2021- One session day/ Half Day (School Improvement) 


     Course options at  Aqua! 


    Please click on the courses below to access informative videos on the courses being offered at Aqua.   

    Aquaculture Chemistry

    Aquaculture Physics

    Analytical Chemistry



    Coastal Navigation and Piloting

    Conceptual Physics

    Culture of Aquatic Species

    Marine Ecology (UB Duall Enrollment)

    Marine Manufacturing/Woodshop

    Med-Vet technology

    Methods of Biotechnology

    Seafood Science

    UCONN ECE Biology/Syllabus

    UCONN ECE Environmnetal Science

    UCONN ECE Oceanography 

    UB PHY 201(Dual Enrollment)

    Regarding Honors Chemistry, any sophomore or junior who requests chemistry will be preliminarily assigned based on teacher recommendations; when we return to school we will utilize our chemistry pre-test to ensure that students are prepared to meet the challenges entailed. Students who select BACA will need to complete the BACA application process, and students who select UCONN ECE courses will also have to complete UCONN registration. Those applications will be sent in a separate email to students selecting those options.


     Having trouble setting up your Parent account on PowerSchool? Under the applications and forms tab at left you will find a powerpoint with step by step directions titled "PowerSchool Parent Portal"; or please call the main office (203) 275-2926 with questions.