Harriet Tubman Charter School

  • Harriet Tubman Charter School serves 689 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (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 25% (which is lower than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Harriet Tubman 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 22:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.

School Overview

  • Harriet Tubman Charter School's student population of 689 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students689 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Harriet Tubman Charter School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Harriet Tubman Charter School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Harriet Tubman 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 22:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harriet Tubman Charter School is 0.45, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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)
43%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Harriet Tubman 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 2014-15 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Harriet Tubman 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 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Harriet Tubman Charter School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
33%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Harriet Tubman Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
67%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Harriet Tubman Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
n/a
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Harriet Tubman Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harriet Tubman Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.45n/a
This chart display the diversity score of Harriet Tubman Charter School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Harriet Tubman Charter School 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
19%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Harriet Tubman Charter School 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 NameHarriet Tubman Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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