Bronx Lighthouse Charter School

  • Bronx Lighthouse Charter School serves 649 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥90% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥90% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Bronx Lighthouse Charter School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Bronx Lighthouse Charter School's student population of 649 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students649 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bronx Lighthouse Charter School is ranked within the top 20% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bronx Lighthouse Charter School is 0.47, 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 (16-17)#586 out of 4239 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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Asian
2%
9%
Hispanic
65%
27%
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Black
33%
17%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.470.71
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Graduation Rate (16-17)50-59%
82%
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBronx Lighthouse Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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