School Of Performing Arts

977 Fox St
Bronx, NY 10459
(School attendance zone shown in map)
School Of Performing Arts serves 304 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (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 21% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
School Of Performing Arts 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 student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower 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 and Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

School Of Performing Arts's student population of 304 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students304 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

School Of Performing Arts 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 Of Performing Arts is 0.51, 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
#4049 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
63%
27%
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Black
32%
17%
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White
1%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.510.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
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 #12 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to School Of Performing Arts is Bronx Studio School For Writers And Artists (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Entrada Academy (0.0 miles away)
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