New York City Geographic District # 8 School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 55 public schools in New York City Geographic District # 8 School District, serving 26,942 students. New York City Geographic District # 8 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
Public schools in New York City Geographic District # 8 School District have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the New York public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 54% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
The top ranked public schools in New York City Geographic District # 8 School District are Bronx River High School, Renaissance High School For Musical Theater And Technology and Schuylerville Preparatory High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New York public school average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York public school average of 13:1.

Overview

School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 8 School District
School District Phone Number(718) 828-6653
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NY)
# of Schools55 Schools4,797 Schools
# of Students26,942 Students2,697,340 Students
# of Teachers2,052 Teachers204,832 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1

District Comparison

New York City Geographic District # 8 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 786 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 56% has increased from 45% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#718 out of 787 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of New York City Geographic District # 8  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of New York City Geographic District # 8  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York City Geographic District # 8  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
56%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of New York City Geographic District # 8  School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.530.71
# of American Indian Students274 Students18,915 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students1,524 Students250,784 Students
% Asian Students
6%
9%
# of Hispanic Students17,453 Students726,968 Students
% Hispanic Students
65%
27%
# of Black Students5,853 Students462,099 Students
% Black Students
22%
17%
# of White Students1,594 Students1,167,330 Students
% White Students
6%
43%
# of Hawaiian Students102 Students6,859 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students142 Students64,385 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:85851,929
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,966192,603
# of Students in 1st Grade:2,050196,765
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,176197,986
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,198200,330
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,125201,696
# of Students in 5th Grade:2,196202,891
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,101199,155
# of Students in 7th Grade:2,133197,065
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,923198,053
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,999218,199
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,865211,573
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,707194,547
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,489193,423
# of Ungraded Students:15641,125

New York City Geographic District # 8 School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Bronx River High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3000 E Tremont Ave
    Bronx, NY 10461
    (718) 904-4210

    Grades: 9-12 | 397 students
  • Renaissance High School For Musical Theater And Technology Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3000 E Tremont Ave
    Bronx, NY 10461
    (718) 430-6390

    Grades: 9-12 | 449 students
  • Schuylerville Preparatory High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3000 E Tremont Ave
    Bronx, NY 10461
    (718) 904-5080

    Grades: 9-12 | 371 students
  • Herbert H Lehman High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3000 E Tremont Ave
    Bronx, NY 10461
    (718) 904-4200

    Grades: 9-12 | 725 students
  • Bronx Bridges High School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1980 Lafayette Ave
    Bronx, NY 10473
    (718) 829-2984

    Grades: 9-12 | 324 students
  • Westchester Square Academy Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3000 E Tremont Ave
    Bronx, NY 10461
    (718) 904-5050

    Grades: 9-12 | 599 students
  • Millenium Art Academy Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1980 Lafayette Ave
    Bronx, NY 10473
    (718) 824-0978

    Grades: 9-12 | 427 students
  • Bronx Compass High School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1980 Lafayette Ave
    Bronx, NY 10473
    (718) 828-1206

    Grades: 9-12 | 457 students
  • Women's Academy Of Excellence Math: 80-89% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    456 White Plains Rd-3rd Fl
    Bronx, NY 10473
    (718) 542-0740

    Grades: 9-12 | 276 students
  • Pelham Lab High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3000 E Tremont Ave
    Bronx, NY 10461
    (718) 904-5090

    Grades: 9-12 | 463 students
  • Holcombe L Rucker School Of Community Research Math: ≥80% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    965 Longwood Ave
    Bronx, NY 10459
    (718) 860-1053

    Grades: 9-12 | 150 students
  • School For Tourism And Hospitality Math: 60-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    900 Tinton Ave
    Bronx, NY 10456
    (718) 401-4214

    Grades: 9-12 | 291 students
  • Longwood Preparatory Academy Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    965 Longwood Ave
    Bronx, NY 10459
    (718) 860-1242

    Grades: 9-12 | 205 students
  • P.S. 69 Journey Prep School Math: 68% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    560 Theriot Ave
    Bronx, NY 10473
    (718) 378-4736

    Grades: PK-5 | 609 students
  • P.S. 304 Early Childhood School Math: 63% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2750 Lafayette Ave
    Bronx, NY 10465
    (718) 822-5307

    Grades: PK-5 | 506 students
  • Gothan Collaborative High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1980 Lafayette Ave
    Bronx, NY 10473
    (718) 597-1587

    Grades: 9-12 | 551 students
  • Felisa Rincon De Gautier Institute For Law And Public Policy Math: 60-69% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1440 Story Ave
    Bronx, NY 10473
    (718) 860-5110

    Grades: 9-12 | 139 students
  • Bronx Arena High School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1440 Story Ave
    Bronx, NY 10473
    (718) 860-5056

    Grades: 9-12 | 172 students
  • Middle School 101 Edward R Byrne Math: 50% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2750 Lafayette Ave
    Bronx, NY 10465
    (718) 829-6372

    Grades: 6-8 | 529 students
  • P.S. 14 Senator John Calandra Math: 54% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3041 Bruckner Blvd
    Bronx, NY 10461
    (718) 822-5341

    Grades: K-5 | 548 students
  • P.S. 36 Unionport Math: 49% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1070 Castle Hill Ave
    Bronx, NY 10472
    (718) 822-5345

    Grades: PK-5 | 759 students
  • Bronx Community High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1980 Lafayette Ave
    Bronx, NY 10473
    (718) 892-1026

    Grades: 9-12 | 147 students
  • Bronx Delta School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    650 Hollywood Ave
    Bronx, NY 10465
    (516) 319-7147

    Grades: PK-3 | 279 students
  • School For Inquiry And Social Justice Math: 48% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1025 Morrison Ave
    Bronx, NY 10472
    (718) 860-4181

    Grades: 6-8 | 523 students
  • P.S. 71 Rose E Scala Math: 44% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3040 Roberts Ave
    Bronx, NY 10461
    (718) 822-5351

    Grades: K-8 | 1,647 student
  • Antonia Pantoja Preparatory Academy Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1980 Lafayette Ave
    Bronx, NY 10473
    (718) 824-3152

    Grades: 6-12 | 396 students
  • Urban Institute Of Mathematics Math: 27% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    650 Hollywood Ave
    Bronx, NY 10465
    (718) 823-6042

    Grades: 6-8 | 349 students
  • P.S. 182 Math: 39% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    601 Stickball Blvd
    Bronx, NY 10473
    (718) 828-6607

    Grades: PK-5 | 875 students
  • Archimedes Acad-math Science Technical Math: 32% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    456 White Plains Rd
    Bronx, NY 10473
    (718) 617-5046

    Grades: 6-12 | 690 students
  • P.S. 72 Dr William Dorney Math: 38% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2951 Dewey Ave
    Bronx, NY 10465
    (718) 822-5311

    Grades: PK-5 | 832 students
  • P.S. 107 Math: 36% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1695 Seward Ave
    Bronx, NY 10473
    (718) 860-8760

    Grades: PK-5 | 515 students
  • Emmett W Bassett School Math: 35% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1075 Pugsley Ave
    Bronx, NY 10472
    (718) 822-5198

    Grades: PK-5 | 888 students
  • Blueprint Middle School Math: 28% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1111 Puglsey Ave
    Bronx, NY 10472
    (718) 822-2780

    Grades: 6-8 | 338 students
  • P.S. 138 Samuel Randall Math: 32% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2060 Lafayette Ave
    Bronx, NY 10473
    (718) 822-5325

    Grades: PK-5 | 711 students
  • P.S. 146 Edward Collins Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    968 Cauldwell Ave
    Bronx, NY 10456
    (718) 378-9664

    Grades: PK-5 | 405 students
  • Show 20 more public schools in New York City Geographic District # 8 School District (out of 55 total schools)
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