New Dawn Charter High School

New Dawn Charter High School serves 263 students in grades 9-12.
New Dawn Charter High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-69% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

New Dawn Charter High School's student population of 263 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students263 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

New Dawn Charter High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of New Dawn Charter High 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#1802 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
35%
27%
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Black
61%
17%
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White
3%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.510.71
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Graduation Rate
20-24%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Dawn Charter High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to New Dawn Charter High School is Cobble Hill School Of American Studies (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Boerum Hill School For International Studies (0.2 miles away)
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