Jhs 144 Michelangelo

2545 Gunther Ave,

Bronx, NY, 10469-6105

Tel: (718)379-7400
Grades: 6-8

952 students

Jhs 144 Michelangelo serves 952 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Jhs 144 Michelangelo operates within the New York City Geographic #11 School District.

Overview

The student population of 952 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 952 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has increased by 8% over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
13:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
8%
Hispanic
27%
23%
Black
66%
19%
White
1%
48%
Unknown
3%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.49
0.68
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
8%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 37,883 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #11 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
61
n/a
Number of Students Managed 37,883
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a n/a
District Spending n/a n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a n/a
District Spending / Student n/a n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Harry S Truman High School (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Equality Charter School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Icahn Charter School 5 (0.5 miles away)
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  • Recommended March 16, 2012 - Unsafe environment. There should be more parental involvement and police presence. It's that bad. The type of bruises these kids come home with from fights and jumpings and weapons. It's sad how the DOE let's these schools run so poorly. Thanks NYC. Tell us how you really feel about some of our kids! - Posted by Parent

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