Harlem Link Charter School

  • Harlem Link Charter School serves 387 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • 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 10-14% (which is lower than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Harlem Link Charter 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 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Harlem Link Charter School's student population of 387 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students387 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harlem Link Charter School 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 10:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harlem Link Charter School is 0.48, 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)20-24%
48%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Harlem Link Charter School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
34%
26%
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Black
64%
17%
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White
1%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harlem Link Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.480.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarlem Link Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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