Amani Public Charter School

  • Amani Public Charter School serves 343 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the New York state average of 48%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 21% (which is lower than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Amani Public Charter School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Amani Public Charter School's student population of 343 students has grown by 37% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 211% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students343 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Amani Public Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,354 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Amani Public Charter School is 0.23, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
48%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Amani Public Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Hispanic
10%
26%
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Black
87%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Amani Public Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
2%
44%
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Amani Public Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.230.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Amani Public Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmani Public Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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