I.S. 117 Joseph H Wade

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
1865 Morris Ave
Bronx, NY 10453
(School attendance zone shown in map)
I.S. 117 Joseph H Wade serves 516 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 9% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 17% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
I.S. 117 Joseph H Wade 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than 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% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

I.S. 117 Joseph H Wade's student population of 516 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students516 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

I.S. 117 Joseph H Wade 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 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of I.S. 117 Joseph H Wade is 0.35, 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 Testing Rank
#4163 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
79%
27%
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Black
18%
17%
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White
1%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.350.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to I.S. 117 Joseph H Wade is Young Women's Leadership School Of The Bronx (0.0 miles away)
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This school is very good. Good teachers , principle , deans and assistant principles. Students are rude and disrespectful
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