Ember Charter School

Ember Charter School serves 463 students in grades Kindergarten-7.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the New York state average of 48%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Ember Charter School's student population of 463 students has grown by 27% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 109% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-7
Total Students463 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Ember Charter School
Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Ember Charter School is 0.34, 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)
(14-15)
20-24%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ember Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
35-39%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ember Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Ember Charter School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Ember Charter School and percentage of American Indian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
n/a
9%
Hispanic
19%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ember Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
79%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ember Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ember Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ember Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.340.71
This chart display the diversity score of Ember Charter School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ember Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ember Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEmber Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ember Charter School is Academy Of Hospitality And Tourism (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Middle School 246 Walt Whitman (0.2 miles away)
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