Community Action School-ms 258

154 W 93rd St
New York, NY 10025
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Community Action School-ms 258 serves 222 students in grades 6-8.
Community Action School-ms 258 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Community Action School-ms 258 places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Community Action School-ms 258's student population of 222 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students222 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Community Action School-ms 258 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Community Action School-ms 258 is 0.61, 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 Testing Rank
#2908 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
46%
27%
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Black
42%
17%
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White
10%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.610.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 3 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Community Action School-ms 258 is Frank Mccourt High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lafayette Academy (0.0 miles away)
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