James Baldwin School-a School For Expeditionary Lrning

351 W 18th St
New York, NY 10011
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
James Baldwin School-a School For Expeditionary Lrning serves 239 students in grades 9-12.
James Baldwin School-a School For Expeditionary Lrning placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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 80-84% (which is higher than 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 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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James Baldwin School-a School For Expeditionary Lrning places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

James Baldwin School-a School For Expeditionary Lrning's student population of 239 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students239 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

James Baldwin School-a School For Expeditionary Lrning is ranked within the top 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 James Baldwin School-a School For Expeditionary Lrning is 0.58, 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
#1835 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
50%
27%
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Black
41%
17%
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White
5%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.580.71
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Graduation Rate
35-39%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to James Baldwin School-a School For Expeditionary Lrning is Hudson High School Of Learning Technologies (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Nyc Lab Ms For Collaborative Studies (0.1 miles away)
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