East Williamsburg Scholars Academy
East Williamsburg Scholars Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:
- Category Attribute
- Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
- Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 10%)
- East Williamsburg Scholars Academy's student population of 327 students has declined by 44% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Total Students||327 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||28 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- East Williamsburg Scholars Academy is ranked within the top 20% 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (NY)|
|Overall School Rank||#823 out of 4239 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)||75-79%|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)||85-89%|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1||13:1|
|Two or more races|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||New York City Geographic District #14 School District|
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