Providing Urban Learners Success In Education High School

560 E 179th St
Bronx, NY 10455
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Providing Urban Learners Success In Education High School serves 244 students in grades 9-12.
Providing Urban Learners Success In Education High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is lower 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 50-59% (which is approximately equal to 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 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Providing Urban Learners Success In Education High School's student population of 244 students has grown by 26% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students244 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Providing Urban Learners Success In Education High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Providing Urban Learners Success In Education High School is 0.58, 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
#2701 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
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American Indian
30%
1%
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
57%
27%
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Black
12%
17%
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White
1%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.580.71
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Graduation Rate
6-9%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
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 York City Geographic District #10 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Providing Urban Learners Success In Education High School is Eagle Academy For Young Men (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Junior High School 118 William W Niles (0.0 miles away)
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