New American Charter School

9301 Ave B
Brooklyn, NY 11236
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 192 students in grades Kindergarten-5, New American Charter School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 192 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 70-79% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

New American Charter School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

New American Charter School's student population of 192 students has declined by 47% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 48% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
192 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

New American Charter School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of New American Charter School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#3352 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
20-24%
46%
35-39%
49%
70-79%
78%
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
7%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in New American Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
88%
16%
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White
3%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.22
This chart displays the diversity score of New American Charter School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New American Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is New American Charter School's ranking?
New American Charter School is ranked #3352 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are New American Charter School often compared to?
New American Charter Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Ps 135 Sheldon A Brookner by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend New American Charter School?
192 students attend New American Charter School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
88% of New American Charter School students are Black, 7% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are White, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of New American Charter School?
New American Charter School has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does New American Charter School offer ?
New American Charter School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is New American Charter School part of?
New American Charter School is part of New American Academy Charter School School District.
In what neighborhood is New American Charter School located?
New American Charter School is located in the Canarsie neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY. There are 23 other public schools located in Canarsie.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 192 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 70-79% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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