Manhattan Charter School

Manhattan Charter School serves 263 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 48%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Manhattan Charter School's student population of 263 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students263 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Manhattan Charter School is 0.51, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
55-59%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
20-24%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Manhattan Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Manhattan Charter School and percentage of American Indian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
13%
9%
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Hispanic
67%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Manhattan Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
16%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Manhattan Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
2%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.510.71
This chart display the diversity score of Manhattan Charter School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Manhattan Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
31%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Manhattan Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameManhattan Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Manhattan Charter School is Lower East Side Preparatory High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is P.S. 140 Nathan Straus (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • New York P.S. 140 Nathan Straus Math: 18% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 371 students
    0.0 miles
    123 Ridge St
    New York, NY 10002
    (212) 677-4680
    0 PK-8 371
  • New York P.S. 142 Amalia Castro Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 344 students
    0.0 miles
    100 Attorney St
    New York, NY 10002
    (212) 598-3800
    0 PK-5 344
  • New York Lower East Side Preparatory High School Alternative School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 10-12 | 500 students
    0.1 miles
    145 Stanton St-4th Fl
    New York, NY 10002
    (212) 505-6366
    0.1 10-12 500
  • New York Marta Valle High School Math: 80-89% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 149 students
    0.1 miles
    145 Stanton St
    New York, NY 10002
    (212) 473-8152
    0.1 9-12 149
  • New York School For Global Leaders Math: 29% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 259 students
    0.1 miles
    145 Stanton St
    New York, NY 10002
    (212) 260-5375
    0.1 6-8 259

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