Junior High School 218 James P Sinnott

  • Junior High School 218 James P Sinnott serves 388 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 14% (which is lower than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 21% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.

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School Overview

  • Junior High School 218 James P Sinnott's student population of 388 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students388 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Junior High School 218 James P Sinnott's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Junior High School 218 James P Sinnott is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#3951 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
21%
9%
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Hispanic
40%
26%
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Black
35%
17%
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White
n/a
44%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
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Diversity Score0.680.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #19 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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