Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys serves 319 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher 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 15-19% (which is lower than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys's student population of 319 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
319 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys is 0.44, 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 Data
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State Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
55-59%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
15-19%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
17%
27%
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Black
73%
17%
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White
2%
43%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.44
This chart display the diversity score of Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 319 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.44 (Btm 50% in NY)

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