The Equity Project Charter School

  • The Equity Project Charter School serves 720 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • The Equity Project Charter School's student population of 720 students has grown by 50% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 80% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students720 students
This chart display total students of The Equity Project Charter School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of The Equity Project Charter School
Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of The Equity Project Charter School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)
38%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of The Equity Project Charter School 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 2014-15 school year data.
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 Ratio13:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
9%
Hispanic
95%
27%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Black
4%
17%
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 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in The Equity Project Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in The Equity Project Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.100.71
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 2017-18 school year data.
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 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThe Equity Project Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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