Bronx Charter School For Better Learning serves 537 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than 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% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Bronx Charter School For Better Learning's student population of 537 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
537 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Bronx Charter School For Better Learning is 0.25, 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
This School
State Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
65-69%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bronx Charter School For Better Learning 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)
30-34%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bronx Charter School For Better Learning 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 Ratio
11:1
13:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Bronx Charter School For Better Learning and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
10%
27%
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Black
86%
17%
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White
1%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.25
This chart display the diversity score of Bronx Charter School For Better Learning and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bronx Charter School For Better Learning 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
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bronx Charter School For Better Learning 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 (2021-22)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 537 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.25 (Btm 50% in NY)

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