Beginning With Children Charter School

  • Beginning With Children Charter School serves 369 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 16% (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% (which is lower than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Beginning With Children 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Beginning With Children Charter School's student population of 369 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students369 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Beginning With Children 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 diversity score of Beginning With Children Charter School is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank----
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
48%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a14:1
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Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
58%
26%
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Black
39%
18%
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White
1%
44%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.520.38
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBeginning With Children Charter School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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