The Equity Project Charter School

The Equity Project Charter School serves 1,090 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the New York state average of 48%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 17% (which is lower than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 1,090 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 17%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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School Overview

The Equity Project Charter School's student population of 1,090 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,090 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
76 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of The Equity Project Charter School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
38%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
17%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of The Equity Project Charter School 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 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
11:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of The Equity Project Charter School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
94%
29%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in The Equity Project Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
3%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in The Equity Project Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
1%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.12
This chart display the diversity score of The Equity Project Charter School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in The Equity Project Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in The Equity Project Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are The Equity Project Charter School often compared to?
The Equity Project Charter Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Ps 189 by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
38% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% NY state average), while 17% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% NY state average).
How many students attend The Equity Project Charter School?
1,090 students attend The Equity Project Charter School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
94% of The Equity Project Charter School students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Black, 1% of students are Asian, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of The Equity Project Charter School?
The Equity Project Charter School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does The Equity Project Charter School offer ?
The Equity Project Charter School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is The Equity Project Charter School part of?
The Equity Project Charter School is part of The Equity Project Charter School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 1,090 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 17%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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