Fannie Lou Hamer Middle School

1001 Jennings St
Bronx, NY 10460
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Fannie Lou Hamer Middle School serves 278 students in grades 6-8.
Fannie Lou Hamer Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 5% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% 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

Fannie Lou Hamer Middle School's student population of 278 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students278 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Fannie Lou Hamer Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 diversity score of Fannie Lou Hamer Middle School is 0.40, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#4149 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
5%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
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1%
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Asian
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9%
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Hispanic
74%
27%
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Black
23%
17%
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White
3%
43%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
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3%
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Diversity Score
0.400.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
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 #12 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fannie Lou Hamer Middle School is Fannie Lou Hamer Freedom High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Bronx Academy For The Future (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 66 School Of Higher Expectations (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bronx Fannie Lou Hamer Freedom High School Math: <50% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 458 students
    0.0 miles
    1021 Jennings St
    Bronx, NY 10460
    (718) 861-0521
    0 9-12 458
  • Bronx P.S. 66 School Of Higher Expectations Math: 22% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 661 students
    0.0 miles
    1001 Jennings St
    Bronx, NY 10460
    (718) 319-2820
    0 PK-5 661
  • Bronx P.S. X811 Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 631 students
    0.0 miles
    1434 Longfellow Ave
    Bronx, NY 10459
    (718) 589-3060
    0 9-12 631
  • Bronx Fairmont Neighborhood School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 318 students
    0.2 miles
    1550 Vyse Ave
    Bronx, NY 10460
    (718) 860-5210
    0.2 PK-5 318
  • Bronx Samara Community School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 207 students
    0.2 miles
    1550 Vyse Ave
    Bronx, NY 10460
    (718) 860-5332
    0.2 PK-3 207

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