Girls Preparatory Charter School Of The Bronx

  • Girls Preparatory Charter School Of The Bronx serves 735 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40% (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 29% (which is lower than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Girls Preparatory Charter School Of The Bronx 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 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.

School Overview

  • Girls Preparatory Charter School Of The Bronx's student population of 735 students has grown by 63% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 71% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students735 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Girls Preparatory Charter School Of The Bronx by grade.

School Comparison

  • Girls Preparatory Charter School Of The Bronx is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,354 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Girls Preparatory Charter School Of The Bronx is 0.45, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Girls Preparatory Charter School Of The Bronx 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)
29%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Girls Preparatory Charter School Of The Bronx 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 Ratio13:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Girls Preparatory Charter School Of The Bronx and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Girls Preparatory Charter School Of The Bronx and percentage of American Indian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
67%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Girls Preparatory Charter School Of The Bronx and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
33%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Girls Preparatory Charter School Of The Bronx and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Girls Preparatory Charter School Of The Bronx.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.450.39
This chart display the diversity score of Girls Preparatory Charter School Of The Bronx and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Girls Preparatory Charter School Of The Bronx and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Girls Preparatory Charter School Of The Bronx and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGirls Preparatory Charter Of The Bronx School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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We love this school. My daughter is in the 2nd grade, she started in Kindergarten. She is greeted by name everyday at the door. She has an extensive vocabulary and is socially and emotionally supported. I couldnt have asked for a better environment for her to begin her academic career.
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