J.H.S. 56 Corlears Junior High School (Closed 2007)

  • J.H.S. 56 Corlears Junior High School served 173 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 was lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which was higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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J.H.S. 56 Corlears Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students173 students
Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of J.H.S. 56 Corlears Junior High School by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of J.H.S. 56 Corlears Junior High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2006-2007 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Student : Teacher Ratio8:114:1
Asian
47%
9%
Hispanic
39%
26%
Black
12%
17%
White
2%
44%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in J.H.S. 56 Corlears Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.620.71
Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
48%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 1 School District
Source: 2006-2007 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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