I.S. 340

Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
I.S. 340 serves 225 students in grades 6-8.
I.S. 340 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (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 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

I.S. 340 places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

I.S. 340's student population of 225 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students225 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of I.S. 340
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of I.S. 340 by grade.

School Comparison

I.S. 340 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. 340 is 0.37, 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
#2611 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of I.S. 340 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of I.S. 340 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
17%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in I.S. 340 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
78%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in I.S. 340 and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in I.S. 340 and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in I.S. 340. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.370.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in I.S. 340 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in I.S. 340 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #17 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to I.S. 340 is P.S. 77 (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Brooklyn East Collegiate Charter School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brooklyn Brooklyn East Collegiate Charter School Charter School
    Grades: 5-8 | 335 students
    0.3 miles
    80 Underhill Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11238
    (718) 250-5760
    0.3 5-8 335
  • Brooklyn P.S. 9 Teunis G Bergen Math: 53% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 900 students
    0.3 miles
    80 Underhill Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11238
    (718) 638-3260
    0.3 PK-5 900
  • Brooklyn Middle School 266 Park Place Community Middle School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 161 students
    0.4 miles
    62 Park Pl
    Brooklyn, NY 11217
    (718) 245-8766
    0.4 6-8 161
  • Brooklyn P.S. 282 Park Slope Math: 39% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 736 students
    0.4 miles
    180 6th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11217
    (718) 622-1626
    0.4 PK-8 736
  • Brooklyn P.S. 77 Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 286 students
    0.4 miles
    62 Park Pl
    Brooklyn, NY 11217
    (718) 769-1039
    0.4 K-12 286

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