Brighter Choice Charter Middle School For Girls (Closed 2016)

  • Brighter Choice Charter Middle School For Girls served 220 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 6-9% (which was 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 was 11% (which was lower than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 was lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 95% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students220 students
This chart display total students of Brighter Choice Charter Middle School For Girls by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Brighter Choice Charter Middle School For Girls by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Brighter Choice Charter Middle School For Girls by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)6-9%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Brighter Choice Charter Middle School For Girls and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)
11%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Brighter Choice Charter Middle School For Girls and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
9%
Hispanic
14%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Brighter Choice Charter Middle School For Girls and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
80%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Brighter Choice Charter Middle School For Girls and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
5%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Brighter Choice Charter Middle School For Girls and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brighter Choice Charter Middle School For Girls. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.340.71
This chart display the diversity score of Brighter Choice Charter Middle School For Girls and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Brighter Choice Charter Middle School For Girls and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Brighter Choice Charter Middle School For Girls and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrighter Choice Charter School For Boys School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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