Amani Public Charter School

Amani Public Charter School serves 355 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.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Amani Public Charter School's student population of 355 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students355 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Amani Public Charter School
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Amani Public Charter School by grade.

School Comparison

The diversity score of Amani Public Charter School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
27%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
21%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
9%
Hispanic
8%
27%
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Black
87%
17%
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White
2%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.240.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmani Public Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Amani Public Charter School is Ab Davis Steam High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holmes School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount Vernon Holmes School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 394 students
    0.2 miles
    195 N Columbus Ave
    Mount Vernon, NY 10553
    (914) 665-5110
    0.2 PK-6 394
  • Mount Vernon Lincoln School Math: 50% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 646 students
    0.2 miles
    170 E Lincoln Ave
    Mount Vernon, NY 10552
    (914) 665-5039
    0.2 K-6 646
  • Mount Vernon Traphagen School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 417 students
    0.4 miles
    72 Lexington Ave
    Mount Vernon, NY 10552
    (914) 665-5060
    0.4 PK-6 417
  • Mount Vernon Ab Davis Steam High School Math: 15% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-9 | 474 students
    0.5 miles
    350 Gramatan Ave
    Mount Vernon, NY 10552
    (914) 665-5120
    0.5 7-9 474
  • Mount Vernon Nelson R Mandela/dr Hosea Zollicoffer High School Alternative School
    Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 139 students
    0.5 miles
    350 Gramatan Ave
    Mount Vernon, NY 10550
    (914) 358-2720
    0.5 9-12 139

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