Jhs 54 Booker T Washington

103 W 107th St
New York, NY 10025
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 20%
Serving 771 students in grades 6-8, Jhs 54 Booker T Washington ranks in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 771 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • : Top 20% in NY
  • : 74% (Top 20%)
  • : 82% (Top 10%)
  • : 87% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Jhs 54 Booker T Washington ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Jhs 54 Booker T Washington's student population of 771 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
771 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
56 teachers
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School Rankings

Jhs 54 Booker T Washington ranks within the top 20% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Jhs 54 Booker T Washington is 0.70, 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)
#522 out of 4377 schools
(Top 20%)
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74%
46%
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82%
49%
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87%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
11%
10%
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Hispanic
22%
29%
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Black
10%
16%
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White
48%
41%
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Hawaiian
1%
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.70
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
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 Jhs 54 Booker T Washington's ranking?
Jhs 54 Booker T Washington is ranked #522 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Jhs 54 Booker T Washington often compared to?
Jhs 54 Booker T Washingtonis often viewed alongside schools like Mott Hall Ii by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
74% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 82% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Jhs 54 Booker T Washington?
771 students attend Jhs 54 Booker T Washington.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
48% of Jhs 54 Booker T Washington students are White, 22% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Asian, 10% of students are Black, 7% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Jhs 54 Booker T Washington?
Jhs 54 Booker T Washington has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Jhs 54 Booker T Washington offer ?
Jhs 54 Booker T Washington offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Jhs 54 Booker T Washington part of?
Jhs 54 Booker T Washington is part of New York City Geographic District # 3 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 771 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 74% (Top 20%)
  • : 82% (Top 10%)
  • : 87% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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