Hellenic Classical Charter School

  • Hellenic Classical Charter School serves 478 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 66% (which is higher 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 48% (which is higher than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Hellenic Classical Charter School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Hellenic Classical Charter School's student population of 478 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students478 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hellenic Classical Charter School is ranked within the top 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 Hellenic Classical Charter School is 0.69, 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)
66%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hellenic Classical 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)
48%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hellenic Classical 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 Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Hellenic Classical Charter School and percentage of American Indian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hellenic Classical Charter School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
44%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hellenic Classical Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
23%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hellenic Classical Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
27%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hellenic Classical Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hellenic Classical Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.690.39
This chart display the diversity score of Hellenic Classical 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
46%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hellenic Classical 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
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hellenic Classical 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 NameHellenic Classical Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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