Junior High School 302 Rafael Cordero (Closed 2017)

  • Junior High School 302 Rafael Cordero served 269 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 8% (which was lower than the New York state average of 48%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 11% (which was lower than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Junior High School 302 Rafael Cordero 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 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the New York state level of 14:1.

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School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students269 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank (14-15)#4199 out of 4393 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
48%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
9%
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Hispanic
65%
26%
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Black
29%
17%
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White
n/a
44%
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Diversity Score0.490.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
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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