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).

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

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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 grown by 26% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
802 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

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 Data
This School
State 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 Ratio
21:1
13:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Bronx Charter School For Excellence and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
24%
9%
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Hispanic
34%
27%
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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
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.67
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.
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-8
  • Students: 802 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.67 (Top 20% in NY)

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