El Puente Academy For Peace And Justice

  • El Puente Academy For Peace And Justice serves 244 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 80-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • El Puente Academy For Peace And Justice's student population of 244 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students244 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • El Puente Academy For Peace And Justice's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of El Puente Academy For Peace And Justice is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#1199 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
86%
26%
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Black
10%
17%
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White
1%
44%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.250.38
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Graduation Rate75-79%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic #14 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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