928 Simpson St
Bronx, NY 10459
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Bronx Studio School For Writers And Artists serves 644 students in grades 6-12.
Bronx Studio School For Writers And Artists placed 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%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Bronx Studio School For Writers And Artists's student population of 644 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
644 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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School Rankings

Bronx Studio School For Writers And Artists is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Bronx Studio School For Writers And Artists is 0.35, 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
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State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#3224 out of 4228 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
78%
27%
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Black
20%
17%
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White
1%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.35
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Graduation Rate
70-74%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
1%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 644 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 70-74% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.35 (Btm 50%)

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