Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72

Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 serves 887 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 operates within the New York City Geographic #28 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 887 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 887 students
Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
American Indian
3%
1%
Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 American Indian Students (2011-2014)
Asian
13%
9%
Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 Asian Students (2006-2014)
Hispanic
11%
25%
Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
73%
18%
Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 Black Students (2006-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.44 0.36
Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 Diversity Score (2006-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
73%
42%
Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
5%
Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 39,018 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #28 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
48
2
Number of Students Managed 39,018 926
New York City Geographic  #28 School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $30 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $23,859
District Spending / Student n/a $24,841
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is York Early College Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is York Early College Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is York Early College Academy (0.1 miles away)
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  • JamaicaYork Early College Academy
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    JamaicaNY 11433
    (718)262-8547
    0.16-12593
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    0.3 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 189 students12205 Smith St
    JamaicaNY 11434
    (718)978-0041
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  • JamaicaAugust Martin High School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 843 students15610 Baisley Blvd
    JamaicaNY 11434
    (718)528-2920
    0.49-12843
  • JamaicaP.S. 30
    0.4 miles | Grades: 4-5 | 94 students12610 Bedell St
    JamaicaNY 11434
    (718)276-8785
    0.44-594
  • JamaicaP.S. 354
    0.4 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 436 students12610 Bedell St
    JamaicaNY 11434
    (718)276-1348
    0.4PK-4436

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