New World High School

921 E 228th St
Bronx, NY 10466
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
New World High School serves 396 students in grades 9-12.
New World High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

New World High School's student population of 396 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students396 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

New World High School is ranked within the top 5% 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 World High School is 0.55, 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
#117 out of 4239 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
9%
9%
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Hispanic
65%
27%
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Black
12%
17%
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White
10%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.550.71
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
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 New World High School is Academy For Scholarship And Entrepreneurship (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Leaders Of Tomorrow (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 21 Philip H Sheridan (0.4 miles away)
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