Middle School 224 Manhattan East School For Arts & Academics

  • Middle School 224 Manhattan East School For Arts & Academics serves 155 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Middle School 224 Manhattan East School For Arts & Academics's student population of 155 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students155 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Middle School 224 Manhattan East School For Arts & Academics's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Middle School 224 Manhattan East School For Arts & Academics is 0.65, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#2184 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
6%
9%
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Hispanic
51%
26%
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Black
28%
17%
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White
11%
44%
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Hawaiian
3%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.650.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT # 4 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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