El Puente Academy For Peace And Justice

250 Hooper St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(School attendance zone shown in map)
El Puente Academy For Peace And Justice serves 239 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is equal to the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥90% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) 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 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

El Puente Academy For Peace And Justice's student population of 239 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students239 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of El Puente Academy For Peace And Justice is 0.20, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
<50%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥90%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
89%
27%
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Black
7%
17%
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White
1%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.200.71
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Graduation Rate
50-59%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #14 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to El Puente Academy For Peace And Justice is Juan Morel Campos Secondary School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beginning With Children Charter School Ii (0.2 miles away)
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