South Bronx Classical Charter School

  • South Bronx Classical Charter School serves 373 students in grades KG-7.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • South Bronx Classical Charter School operates within the South Bronx Classical Charter School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 373 students has grown by 15% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 42% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades Offered Grades KG-7
Total Students 373 students
South Bronx Classical Charter School Total Students (2007-2015)
Gender % South Bronx Classical Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
South Bronx Classical Charter School Total Teachers (2007-2015)
Students by Grade South Bronx Classical Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 15:1
South Bronx Classical Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2015)
Asian
1%
9%
South Bronx Classical Charter School Asian Students (2013-2015)
Hispanic
56%
25%
South Bronx Classical Charter School Black Students (2007-2015)
Black
42%
18%
South Bronx Classical Charter School Black Students (2007-2015)
White
1%
45%
South Bronx Classical Charter School White Students (2013-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
South Bronx Classical Charter School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
South Bronx Classical Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
All Ethnic Groups South Bronx Classical Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.51 0.37
South Bronx Classical Charter School Diversity Score (2007-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
63%
45%
South Bronx Classical Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
6%
South Bronx Classical Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2015)

District Comparison

  • South Bronx Classical Charter School District's student population of 373 students has grown by 15% over five years.
School District Name South Bronx Classical Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 373 935
South Bronx Classical Charter School District Students Managed (2007-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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