Equality Charter School

4140 Hutchinson River Pkwy E
Bronx, NY 10475
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Equality Charter School serves 620 students in grades 6-12.
Equality Charter School placed in the top 10% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 55%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 62%) for the 2020-21 school year.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 620 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 30% in NY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Equality Charter School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Equality Charter School's student population of 620 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 85% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
620 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Equality Charter School is ranked within the top 10% of all 4,093 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Equality Charter School is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#367 out of 4093 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Equality 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 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Equality 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
36%
29%
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Black
60%
16%
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White
1%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.51
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Equality Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Equality Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Equality Charter School's ranking?
Equality Charter School is ranked #367 out of 4,093 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Equality Charter School often compared to?
Equality Charter Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Mott Hall V by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
85-89% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 55% NY state average), while 85-89% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 62% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Equality Charter School?
The graduation rate of Equality Charter School is 90-94%, which is higher than the New York state average of 85%.
How many students attend Equality Charter School?
620 students attend Equality Charter School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
60% of Equality Charter School students are Black, 36% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What grades does Equality Charter School offer ?
Equality Charter School offers enrollment in grades 6-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Equality Charter School part of?
Equality Charter School is part of Equality Charter School District.

School Reviews

5   3/14/2023
the best school. the staff is great.
- Posted by Parent - dr

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 620 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 30%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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