Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72

  • Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 serves 760 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NY average of 14:1.
  • Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 operates within the New York City Geographic #28 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 760 students has declined by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students760 students
Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender %Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 Gender
Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by GradeCatherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
American Indian
3%
1%
Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 American Indian Students (2011-2015)
Asian
13%
9%
Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 Asian Students (2006-2015)
Hispanic
12%
25%
Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
72%
18%
Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 Black Students (2006-2015)
White
n/a
45%
Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 White Students (2006-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsCatherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.450.70
Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 Diversity Score (2006-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
67%
45%
Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
6%
Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72 Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • New York City Geographic #28 School District's student population of 39,244 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District NameNew York City Geographic #28 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
2
Number of Students Managed39,244935
New York City Geographic #28 School District Students Managed (2005-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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