Archer Elementary School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
1827 Archer St
Bronx, NY 10460
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Archer Elementary School serves 502 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Archer Elementary 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Archer Elementary School's student population of 502 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students502 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Archer Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Archer Elementary School is 0.61, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#3691 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
13%
9%
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Hispanic
56%
27%
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Black
25%
17%
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White
2%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.610.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #12 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Archer Elementary School is Metropolitan Lighthouse Charter School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bronx Charter School For Excellence (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bronx Little School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bronx Bronx Little School
    Grades: PK-5 | 291 students
    0.0 miles
    1827 Archer St
    Bronx, NY 10460
    (718) 792-2650
    0.0 PK-5 291
  • Bronx P.S. 536
    Grades: PK-5 | 430 students
    0.0 miles
    1827 Archer St
    Bronx, NY 10460
    (718) 931-4270
    0.0 PK-5 430
  • Bronx P.S. 47 John Randolph
    Grades: K-5 | 1,072 student
    0.4 miles
    1794 E 172nd St
    Bronx, NY 10472
    (718) 824-0950
    0.4 K-5 1,072
  • Bronx Stem Bridge School
    Grades: K-2 | 163 students
    0.4 miles
    1684 White Plains Rd
    Bronx, NY 10462
    (718) 239-5660
    0.4 K-2 163
  • Bronx Bronx Charter School For Excellence Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 802 students
    0.5 miles
    1960 Benedict Ave
    Bronx, NY 10462
    (718) 828-7301
    0.5 K-8 802

School Reviews

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This school was the best time I have had from 1st-4th grade, I love art class and all the teachers I''ve had! This was a good school and it was fun the be here. Five stars
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