144-80 Barclay Ave
Flushing, NY 11355
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Jhs 189 Daniel Carter Beard serves 716 students in grades 6-8.
Jhs 189 Daniel Carter Beard placed 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%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Jhs 189 Daniel Carter Beard's student population of 716 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
716 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
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School Rankings

Jhs 189 Daniel Carter Beard is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Jhs 189 Daniel Carter Beard is 0.52, 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.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#2387 out of 4228 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
62%
10%
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Hispanic
32%
28%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
2%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5   5/9/2017
Don't listen to any rumors. This school is really great and cares a lot about student success.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Anonymous
2   5/2/2015
I think it was unfair what happened to my daughter 6th grade and who mistakenly painted a math book and was charged 100 dollars
- Posted by Parent - monch

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 716 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52

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