Icahn Charter School 5

Icahn Charter School 5 serves 314 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 55-59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Icahn Charter School 5's student population of 314 students has grown by 26% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students314 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Icahn Charter School 5 is 0.56, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
60-64%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
55-59%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Icahn Charter School 5 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 Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
30%
27%
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Black
59%
17%
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White
6%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Icahn Charter School 5. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.560.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Icahn Charter School 5 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 NameIcahn Charter School 5 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Icahn Charter School 5 is Charter High School For Law And Social Justice (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Junior High School 144 Michelangelo (0.5 miles away)
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