Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys

  • Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys serves 288 students in grades KG-4.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NY average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys operates within the Brighter Choice Charter Middle For Girls School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 288 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-4
Total Students288 students
Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys Total Students (2004-2015)
Gender %Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys Gender
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeBrighter Choice Charter School For Boys Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
Asian
1%
9%
Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys Asian Students (2008-2015)
Hispanic
14%
25%
Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys Black Students (2004-2015)
Black
84%
18%
Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys Black Students (2004-2015)
White
1%
45%
Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys White Students (2003-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBrighter Choice Charter School For Boys All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.280.70
Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys Diversity Score (2004-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
100%
45%
Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

  • Brighter Choice Charter Middle For Girls School District's student population of 508 students has grown by 86% over five years.
School District NameBrighter Choice Charter Middle For Girls School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed508935
Brighter Choice Charter Middle For Girls School District Students Managed (2004-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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