Brighter Choice Charter School For Girls

  • Brighter Choice Charter School For Girls serves 338 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is 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 is 15-19% (which is lower than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Brighter Choice Charter School For Girls 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 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 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • Brighter Choice Charter School For Girls's student population of 338 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students338 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brighter Choice Charter School For Girls is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,393 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brighter Choice Charter School For Girls is 0.48, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank (14-15)#3540 out of 4393 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Brighter Choice Charter 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)15-19%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
18%
27%
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Black
70%
17%
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White
1%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brighter Choice Charter School For Girls.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.480.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrighter Choice Charter School For Girls School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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