School For Inquiry And Social Justice

1025 Morrison Ave
Bronx, NY 10472
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
School For Inquiry And Social Justice serves 523 students in grades 6-8.
School For Inquiry And Social Justice 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (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 48% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 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).

School Overview

School For Inquiry And Social Justice's student population of 523 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students523 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

School For Inquiry And Social Justice 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 School For Inquiry And Social Justice is 0.43, 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
#2465 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
72%
27%
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Black
24%
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
0.430.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 8 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to School For Inquiry And Social Justice is Bronx Arena High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Junior High School 123 James M Kiernan (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bronx Junior High School 123 James M Kiernan Magnet School
    Math: 17% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 352 students
    0.0 miles
    1025 Morrison Ave
    Bronx, NY 10472
    (718) 328-2105
    0 6-8 352
  • Bronx Icahn Charter School 2 Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 320 students
    0.3 miles
    1640 Bronxdale Ave
    Bronx, NY 10462
    (718) 828-6107
    0.3 K-8 320
  • Bronx Icahn Charter School 7 Charter School
    Grades: K-6 | 246 students
    0.3 miles
    1535 Story Ave
    Bronx, NY 10473
    (718) 328-5480
    0.3 K-6 246
  • Bronx P.S. 152 Evergreen Math: 28% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 816 students
    0.3 miles
    1007 Evergreen Ave
    Bronx, NY 10472
    (718) 589-4560
    0.3 K-5 816
  • Bronx P.S. 93 Albert G Oliver Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 341 students
    0.3 miles
    1535 Story Ave
    Bronx, NY 10473
    (718) 430-1700
    0.3 PK-5 341

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