M.S. 244 Columbus Middle School (Closed 2007)

M.S. 244 Columbus Middle School served 165 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students165 students
Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Students by Grade This chart display the students of M.S. 244 Columbus Middle School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2006-2007 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
9%
Hispanic
30%
27%
Black
68%
17%
White
1%
43%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in M.S. 244 Columbus Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.450.71
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
51%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 3 School District
Source: 2006-2007 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to M.S. 244 Columbus Middle School is Frank Mccourt High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Anderson School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 452 (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • New York P.S. 452 Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 329 students
    0.0 miles
    210 W 61st St
    New York, NY 10023
    (212) 259-6222
    0 PK-5 329
  • New York Anderson School Math: 95% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-8 | 539 students
    0.1 miles
    100 W 77th St
    New York, NY 10024
    (212) 595-7193
    0.1 K-8 539
  • New York Middle School 245 Computer School Math: 74% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 400 students
    0.1 miles
    100 W 77th St
    New York, NY 10024
    (917) 441-0873
    0.1 6-8 400
  • New York P.S. 87 William Sherman Math: 85% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 881 students
    0.1 miles
    160 W 78th St
    New York, NY 10024
    (212) 678-2826
    0.1 PK-5 881
  • New York West Prep Academy Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 201 students
    0.1 miles
    150 W 105th St
    New York, NY 10025
    (212) 280-8502
    0.1 6-8 201
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