Grant Avenue Elementary School

  • Grant Avenue Elementary School serves 439 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Grant Avenue Elementary 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • Grant Avenue Elementary School's student population of 439 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students439 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Grant Avenue Elementary 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Grant Avenue Elementary School is 0.51, 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 School Rank (16-17)#3615 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
5%
9%
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Hispanic
65%
27%
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Black
27%
17%
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White
1%
43%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Grant Avenue Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.510.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 9 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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