Tag Young Scholars

  • Tag Young Scholars serves 571 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 97% (which is higher 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 94% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Tag Young Scholars's student population of 571 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students571 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tag Young Scholars's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tag Young Scholars is 0.78, 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#466 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tag Young Scholars 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tag Young Scholars 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio24:114:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
35%
9%
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Hispanic
18%
26%
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Black
22%
17%
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White
16%
44%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tag Young Scholars.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.780.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Tag Young Scholars and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tag Young Scholars and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic # 4 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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I am a student at this school and I am moving up to 6th grade (it is the summer now) and I love this school. I was in this school since I was in kindergarten and now i am almost about to enter middle school, they have taught a lot to me. Well Done!
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