John Ericsson Middle School 126

424 Leonard St
Brooklyn, NY 11222
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
John Ericsson Middle School 126 serves 377 students in grades 6-8.
John Ericsson Middle School 126 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (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 34% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

John Ericsson Middle School 126's student population of 377 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students377 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

John Ericsson Middle School 126 is ranked within the bottom 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 John Ericsson Middle School 126 is 0.48, 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
#3651 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
69%
27%
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Black
20%
17%
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White
10%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.480.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #14 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to John Ericsson Middle School 126 is Northside Charter High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Conselyea Preparatory School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Citizens Of The World Charter School New York 1 (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brooklyn Citizens Of The World Charter School New York 1 Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 383 students
    0.0 miles
    424 Leonard St-3rd Fl
    Brooklyn, NY 11222
    (718) 384-1386
    0 K-5 383
  • Brooklyn Northside Charter High School Charter School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 411 students
    0.0 miles
    424 Leonard St-4th Fl
    Brooklyn, NY 11222
    (347) 390-1273
    0 9-12 411
  • Brooklyn Automotive High School Vocational School
    Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 404 students
    0.3 miles
    50 Bedford Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11222
    (718) 218-9301
    0.3 9-12 404
  • Brooklyn P.S. 110 Monitor Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 522 students
    0.4 miles
    124 Monitor St
    Brooklyn, NY 11222
    (718) 383-7600
    0.4 PK-5 522
  • Brooklyn P.S. 132 Conselyea School Math: 66% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 724 students
    0.4 miles
    320 Manhattan Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11211
    (718) 599-7301
    0.4 PK-5 724

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