Middle School 142 John Philip Sousa (Closed 2016)

3750 Baychester Ave
Bronx, NY 10466
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5.00 (1 review)
Middle School 142 John Philip Sousa served 111 students in grades 8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≤5% (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 6-9% (which was lower than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 98% 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 8
Total Students111 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
≤5%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
6-9%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
36%
27%
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Black
54%
17%
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White
2%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.580.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #11 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Middle School 142 John Philip Sousa is P.S. 723 (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bronx Alliance Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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