Bronx Charter School For The Arts

950 Longfellow Ave
Bronx, NY 10474
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 611 students in grades Kindergarten-8, Bronx Charter School For The Arts ranks 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%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 611 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Bronx Charter School For The Arts's student population of 611 students has grown by 41% over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 58% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
611 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
49 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Bronx Charter School For The Arts ranks within the bottom 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Bronx Charter School For The Arts is 0.43, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#2938 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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27%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bronx Charter School For The Arts 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 2021-22 school year data.
44%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bronx Charter School For The Arts 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 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
71%
29%
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Black
26%
16%
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White
n/a
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.43
This chart display the diversity score of Bronx Charter School For The Arts and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bronx Charter School For The Arts and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bronx Charter School For The Arts and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bronx Charter School For The Arts's ranking?
Bronx Charter School For The Arts is ranked #2938 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Bronx Charter School For The Arts often compared to?
Bronx Charter School For The Artsis often viewed alongside schools like Hyde Leadership Charter School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
27% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Bronx Charter School For The Arts?
611 students attend Bronx Charter School For The Arts.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
71% of Bronx Charter School For The Arts students are Hispanic, 26% of students are Black, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Bronx Charter School For The Arts?
Bronx Charter School For The Arts has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Bronx Charter School For The Arts offer ?
Bronx Charter School For The Arts offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Bronx Charter School For The Arts part of?
Bronx Charter School For The Arts is part of Bronx Charter School For The Arts School District.
In what neighborhood is Bronx Charter School For The Arts located?
Bronx Charter School For The Arts is located in the Hunts Point neighborhood of Bronx, NY. There are 4 other public schools located in Hunts Point.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 611 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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