East Side Community School

420 E 12th St
New York, NY 10009
(School attendance zone shown in map)
East Side Community School serves 678 students in grades 6-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (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 66% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
East Side Community School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

East Side Community School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

East Side Community School's student population of 678 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students678 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

East Side Community School is ranked within the top 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 East Side Community School is 0.66, 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
#1931 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
10%
9%
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Hispanic
54%
27%
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Black
16%
17%
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White
15%
43%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.660.71
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
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 # 1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to East Side Community School is High School For Health Professions & Human Services (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Technology Arts And Sciences Studio School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 19 Asher Levy (0.0 miles away)
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