Puc Achieve Charter School

  • Puc Achieve Charter School serves 286 students in grades 5-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the New York state average of 48%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Puc Achieve Charter 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 bottom 50%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Puc Achieve Charter School's student population of 286 students has grown by 51% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 533% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-7
Total Students286 students
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Puc Achieve Charter School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Puc Achieve Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,354 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The diversity score of Puc Achieve Charter School is 0.42, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)6-9%
48%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)≤5%
40%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
Hispanic
21%
26%
Black
73%
17%
White
6%
44%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Puc Achieve Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.420.39
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
48%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePuc Achieve Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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