Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School

Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School serves 163 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School operates within the Nyc Special s - 75 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 163 students has grown by 24% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 60% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 163 students
Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School Total Students (2008-2014)
Gender % Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School Total Teachers (2008-2014)
Students by Grade Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 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 10:1 14:1
Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2014)
Hispanic
65%
25%
Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School Black Students (2008-2014)
Black
31%
18%
Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School Black Students (2008-2014)
White
3%
46%
Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School White Students (2008-2014)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School 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.
0.49 0.36
Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School Diversity Score (2008-2014)
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.
98%
42%
Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2014)
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.
n/a
5%
Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2009)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 22,599 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Nyc Special s - 75 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
57
2
Number of Students Managed 22,599 926
Nyc Special s -  75 School District Students Managed (2006-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 87%
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 Jane Addams High School For Academic Careers (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Academy Of Public Relations (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 17 (0 miles away)
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  • BronxAcademy Of Public Relations
    Grades: 6-8 | 353 students778 Forest Ave
    BronxNY 10456
    (718)665-8866
    06-8353
  • BronxP.S. 17
    Special Education School
    Grades: KG-8 | 407 students778 Forest Ave
    BronxNY 10456
    (718)665-5617
    0KG-8407
  • BronxSouth Bronx Academy For Applied Media
    Grades: 6-8 | 378 students778 Forest Ave
    BronxNY 10456
    (718)401-0059
    06-8378
  • BronxP.S. 157 Grove Hill
    0.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 671 students757 Cauldwell Ave
    BronxNY 10456
    (718)292-5255
    0.1PK-5671
  • BronxJane Addams High School For Academic Careers
    Vocational School
    0.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 303 students900 Tinton Ave
    BronxNY 10456
    (718)292-4513
    0.29-12303

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