Murry Bergtraum High School For Business Careers

  • Murry Bergtraum High School For Business Careers serves 597 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Murry Bergtraum High School For Business Careers placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Murry Bergtraum High School For Business Careers's student population of 597 students has declined by 59% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 55% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students597 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Murry Bergtraum High School For Business Careers is ranked within the top 30% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Murry Bergtraum High School For Business Careers is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
49%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
11%
9%
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Hispanic
39%
26%
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Black
48%
18%
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White
2%
44%
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Diversity Score0.610.38
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Graduation Rate
49%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic # 2 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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