Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School

Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School serves 192 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School operates within the New York City Geographic # 7 School District.

Overview

The student population of 192 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 192 students
Gender % 39% Male / 61%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School Total Classroom Teachers (2008-2013)
Students by Grade Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 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 14:1 13:1
Hispanic
56%
23%
Black
41%
19%
White
1%
48%
All Ethnic Groups Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School Sch Ethnicity Jill Chaifetz Transfer High 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.
0.52 0.35
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.
43%
42%
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%
Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2009)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 22,390 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic # 7 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
3
Number of Students Managed 22,390 1,324
Graduation Rate n/a% 86%
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Jane Addams High School For Academic Careers (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South Bronx Academy For Applied Media (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 17 (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BronxAcademy Of Public Relations
    778 Forest Ave
    BronxNY 10456
    (718)665-8866
    0 mi | 266 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • BronxP.S. 17
    Special Education School
    778 Forest Ave
    BronxNY 10456
    (718)665-5617
    Special Education School

    0 mi | 340 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • BronxSouth Bronx Academy For Applied Media
    778 Forest Ave
    BronxNY 10456
    (718)401-0059
    0 mi | 328 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • BronxP.S. 157 Grove Hill
    757 Cauldwell Ave
    BronxNY 10456
    (718)292-5255
    0.1 mi | 610 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BronxP.S. 130 Abram Stevens Hewitt
    750 Prospect Ave
    BronxNY 10455
    (718)665-0962
    0.2 mi | 476 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
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.