I.S. 187 Christa Mcauliffe School

1171 65th St
Brooklyn, NY 11219
(School attendance zone shown in map)
I.S. 187 Christa Mcauliffe School serves 874 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 96% (which is higher 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 95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
I.S. 187 Christa Mcauliffe School placed in the top 10% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

I.S. 187 Christa Mcauliffe School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

I.S. 187 Christa Mcauliffe School's student population of 874 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students874 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

I.S. 187 Christa Mcauliffe School is ranked within the top 10% 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. 187 Christa Mcauliffe School is 0.49, 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
#300 out of 4239 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
67%
9%
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Hispanic
7%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
24%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.490.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #20 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to I.S. 187 Christa Mcauliffe School is New Utrecht High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Junior High School 227 Edward B Shallow (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 176 Ovington (0.2 miles away)
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