Icahn Charter School 1

  • Icahn Charter School 1 serves 323 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (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 38% (which is lower than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Icahn Charter School 1 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 14:1 is equal to the New York state level of 14:1.

School Overview

  • Icahn Charter School 1's student population of 323 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students323 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Icahn Charter School 1
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Icahn Charter School 1 by grade.

School Comparison

  • Icahn Charter School 1 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 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Icahn Charter School 1 is 0.50, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Icahn Charter School 1 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)
38%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Icahn Charter School 1 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 Ratio14:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Icahn Charter School 1 and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
46%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Icahn Charter School 1 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
54%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Icahn Charter School 1 and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
n/a
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Icahn Charter School 1 and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Icahn Charter School 1.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.500.71
This chart display the diversity score of Icahn Charter School 1 and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Icahn Charter School 1 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
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Icahn Charter School 1 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 NameICAHN CHARTER SCHOOL 1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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