I.S. 187 Christa Mcauliffe School

  • I.S. 187 Christa Mcauliffe School serves 891 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 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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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 891 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students891 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • I.S. 187 Christa Mcauliffe School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of I.S. 187 Christa Mcauliffe 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#353 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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Asian
67%
9%
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Hispanic
6%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
27%
44%
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Diversity Score0.480.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #20 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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