South Bronx Classical Charter School

Tel: (718)860-4340
Grades: n/a

322 students

South Bronx Classical Charter School serves 322 students in grades -5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
South Bronx Classical Charter School operates within the South Bronx Classical Charter School District.

Overview

The student population of 322 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades Offered n/a
Total Students 322 students
South Bronx Classical Charter School Total Students (2007-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
South Bronx Classical Charter School Total Classroom Teachers (2007-2012)
Students by Grade South Bronx Classical Charter School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
South Bronx Classical Charter School Student : Teacher Ratio (2007-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
8%
Hispanic
52%
23%
South Bronx Classical Charter School Hispanic (2007-2012)
Black
44%
19%
South Bronx Classical Charter School Black (2007-2012)
White
n/a
48%
All Ethnic Groups South Bronx Classical Charter School Sch Ethnicity South Bronx Classical Charter School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.54 0.35
South Bronx Classical Charter School Diversity Score (2007-2012)
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.
71%
42%
South Bronx Classical Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
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
7%
South Bronx Classical Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 322 students has grown by 38% over five years.
School District Name South Bronx Classical Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 322 1,324
South Bronx Classical Charter  School District Number of Students Managed (2007-2012)
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $29 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $21,692
District Spending / Student n/a $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bronx Studio School For Writers And Artists (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is School Of Performing Arts (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bronx Studio School For Writers And Artists (0.1 miles away)
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Bronx, NY public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.45, which is higher than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school in Bronx is P.S. 97. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.