Bronx Charter School For Excellence

Bronx Charter School For Excellence serves 802 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (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 47% (which is higher than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Bronx Charter School For Excellence places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Bronx Charter School For Excellence's student population of 802 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 19% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students802 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Bronx Charter School For Excellence
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Bronx Charter School For Excellence by grade.

School Comparison

The diversity score of Bronx Charter School For Excellence is 0.67, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
61%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bronx Charter School For Excellence 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)
47%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bronx Charter School For Excellence 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 Ratio21:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
24%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Bronx Charter School For Excellence and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
34%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bronx Charter School For Excellence and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
40%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bronx Charter School For Excellence and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
43%
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 Bronx Charter School For Excellence. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.670.71
This chart display the diversity score of Bronx Charter School For Excellence and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bronx Charter School For Excellence 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%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bronx Charter School For Excellence 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBronx Charter School For Excellence School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bronx Charter School For Excellence is Antonia Pantoja Preparatory Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Blueprint Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bronx Charter School For Excellence 2 (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bronx Bronx Charter School For Excellence 2 Charter School
    Grades: K-2 | 174 students
    0.0 miles
    1804 Holland Ave
    Bronx, NY 10462
    (718) 828-7301
    0 K-2 174
  • Bronx P.S. 106 Parkchester Math: 41% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,093 student
    0.3 miles
    2120 St Raymond's Ave
    Bronx, NY 10462
    (718) 892-1006
    0.3 PK-5 1,093
  • Bronx Blueprint Middle School Math: 28% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 338 students
    0.4 miles
    1111 Puglsey Ave
    Bronx, NY 10472
    (718) 822-2780
    0.4 6-8 338
  • Bronx Bronx Little School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 291 students
    0.4 miles
    1827 Archer St
    Bronx, NY 10460
    (718) 792-2650
    0.4 PK-5 291
  • Bronx Emmett W Bassett School Math: 35% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 888 students
    0.4 miles
    1075 Pugsley Ave
    Bronx, NY 10472
    (718) 822-5198
    0.4 PK-5 888

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