Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School

778 Forest Ave
Bronx, NY 10456
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School serves 189 students in grades 9-12.
Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-79% (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 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School's student population of 189 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students189 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School 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 Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School is 0.49, 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
#1594 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
63%
27%
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Black
34%
17%
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White
1%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.490.71
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Graduation Rate
10-14%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 7 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School is P.S. 17 (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Academy Of Public Relations (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bronx Academy Of Public Relations Math: 6% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 248 students
    0.0 miles
    778 Forest Ave
    Bronx, NY 10456
    (718) 665-8866
    0 6-8 248
  • Bronx P.S. 17 Special Education School
    Grades: K-10 | 427 students
    0.0 miles
    778 Forest Ave
    Bronx, NY 10456
    (718) 665-5617
    0 K-10 427
  • Bronx South Bronx Academy For Applied Media Math: 12% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 249 students
    0.0 miles
    778 Forest Ave
    Bronx, NY 10456
    (718) 401-0059
    0 6-8 249
  • Bronx P.S. 157 Grove Hill Math: 32% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 646 students
    0.1 miles
    757 Cauldwell Ave
    Bronx, NY 10456
    (718) 292-5255
    0.1 PK-5 646
  • Bronx P.S. 130 Abram Stevens Hewitt Math: 27% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 496 students
    0.2 miles
    750 Prospect Ave
    Bronx, NY 10455
    (718) 665-0962
    0.2 PK-5 496

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