Bronx School For Law Government And Justice

  • Bronx School For Law Government And Justice serves 773 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is lower 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 61% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Bronx School For Law Government And Justice's student population of 773 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students773 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bronx School For Law Government And Justice's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bronx School For Law Government And Justice is 0.43, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#2118 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
71%
26%
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Black
26%
17%
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White
1%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.430.39
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Graduation Rate80-84%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT # 9 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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