Is 339

1600 Webster Ave
Bronx, NY 10457
(School attendance zone shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 213 students in grades 6-8, Is 339 ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 13% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 213 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 5:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Is 339's student population of 213 students has declined by 55% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
213 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Is 339 ranks within the bottom 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Is 339 is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#3795 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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13%
46%
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30-34%
49%
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55-59%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
66%
29%
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Black
33%
16%
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White
1%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.46
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Is 339's ranking?
Is 339 is ranked #3795 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
13% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Is 339?
213 students attend Is 339.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
66% of Is 339 students are Hispanic, 33% of students are Black, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Is 339?
Is 339 has a student ration of 5:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Is 339 offer ?
Is 339 offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Is 339 part of?
In what neighborhood is Is 339 located?
Is 339 is located in the Morrisania neighborhood of Bronx, NY. There are 40 other public schools located in Morrisania.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 213 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 5:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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