American Dream Charter School

510 E 141st St-4th Fl
Bronx, NY 10454
  • American Dream Charter School serves 245 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • American Dream 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 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.

School Overview

  • American Dream Charter School's student population of 245 students has grown by 46% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students245 students
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of American Dream Charter School by grade.

School Comparison

  • American Dream 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 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of American Dream Charter School is 0.15, 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) (14-15)10-14%
48%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)15-19%
40%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
Hispanic
92%
26%
Black
8%
17%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in American Dream Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.150.39
Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
48%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmerican Dream Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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