Bellaire School

  • Bellaire School serves 1,011 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (which is lower than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Bellaire 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Bellaire School's student population of 1,011 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,011 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bellaire 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bellaire School is 0.75, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#2865 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
10%
1%
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Asian
34%
9%
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Hispanic
20%
26%
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Black
30%
17%
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White
3%
44%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bellaire School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.750.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #29 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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