School For Inquiry And Social Justice

  • School For Inquiry And Social Justice serves 545 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.

School Overview

  • School For Inquiry And Social Justice's student population of 545 students has grown by 70% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 59% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students545 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • School For Inquiry And Social Justice's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of School For Inquiry And Social Justice is 0.44, 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#2538 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
71%
26%
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Black
24%
17%
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White
n/a
44%
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Diversity Score0.440.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic # 8 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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