Renaissance Charter School (the)

Renaissance Charter School (the) serves 541 students in grades KG-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Renaissance Charter School (the) operates within the Renaissance Charter (the) School District.

Overview

The student population of 541 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 541 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
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 0.67 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 12:1 13:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
19%
8%
Hispanic
51%
24%
Black
15%
19%
White
14%
47%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.67 0.36
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.
51%
41%
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.
12%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 541 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Renaissance Charter (the) School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 541 1,015
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 Newtown High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 212 (0.2 miles away)
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  • Jackson HeightsP.S. 212
    3425 82nd St
    Jackson HeightsNY 11372
    (718)898-6973
    0.2 mi | 811 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Jackson HeightsP.S. 69 Jackson Heights
    1 Negative Reviews
    7702 37th Ave
    Jackson HeightsNY 11372
    (718)424-7700
    0.2 mi | 1266 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Jackson HeightsI.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer
    3334 80th St
    Jackson HeightsNY 11372
    (718)457-1242
    0.3 mi | 2090 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Jackson HeightsP.S. 222-fire Fighter Christopher A Santora School
    8615 37th Ave
    Jackson HeightsNY 11372
    (718)429-2563
    0.3 mi | 341 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • Jackson HeightsI.S. 230
    7310 34th Ave
    Jackson HeightsNY 11372
    (718)335-7648
    0.4 mi | 973 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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