School For Excellence

  • School For Excellence serves 372 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (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 ≥90% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • School For Excellence placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57%.

Top Placements

School For Excellence places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • School For Excellence's student population of 372 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students372 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of School For Excellence
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • School For Excellence is ranked within the top 20% 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 School For Excellence is 0.44, 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#620 out of 4239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of School For Excellence and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of School For Excellence and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in School For Excellence and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
71%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in School For Excellence and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
25%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in School For Excellence and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in School For Excellence and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in School For Excellence. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.440.71
This chart display the diversity score of School For Excellence and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate55-59%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in School For Excellence and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 9 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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