Benjamin N Cardozo High School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
57-00 223rd St
Bayside, NY 11361
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Benjamin N Cardozo High School serves 3,712 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 95% (which is higher 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 95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Benjamin N Cardozo High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Benjamin N Cardozo High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Benjamin N Cardozo High School's student population of 3,712 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 165 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students3,712 students
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Total Classroom Teachers165 teachers
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School Comparison

Benjamin N Cardozo High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Benjamin N Cardozo High School is 0.72, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#402 out of 4239 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
42%
9%
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Hispanic
20%
27%
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Black
22%
17%
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White
14%
43%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.720.71
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Graduation Rate
91%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #26 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Benjamin N Cardozo High School is Bayside High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Junior High School 74 Nathaniel Hawthorne (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 46 Alley Pond (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bayside P.S. 46 Alley Pond
    Grades: PK-5 | 555 students
    0.3 miles
    64-45 218th St
    Bayside, NY 11361
    (718) 423-8395
    0.3 PK-5 555
  • Bayside P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens
    Grades: PK-5 | 936 students
    0.6 miles
    53-11 Sprngfld Blvd
    Bayside, NY 11361
    (718) 423-8652
    0.6 PK-5 936
  • Bayside P.S. 31 Bayside
    Grades: PK-5 | 549 students
    0.7 miles
    211-45 46th Rd
    Bayside, NY 11361
    (718) 423-8289
    0.7 PK-5 549
  • Oakland Gardens P.S. 376
    Grades: PK-K | 98 students
    0.8 miles
    210-21 48th Ave
    Oakland Gardens, NY 11364
    (929) 267-5900
    0.8 PK-K 98
  • Bayside P.S. 41 Crocheron
    Grades: K-5 | 488 students
    0.8 miles
    214-43 35th Ave
    Bayside, NY 11361
    (929) 267-5940
    0.8 K-5 488

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