Thurgood Marshall Academy Lower School

  • Thurgood Marshall Academy Lower School serves 221 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower 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 40-44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the New York state level of 14:1.

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School Overview

  • Thurgood Marshall Academy Lower School's student population of 221 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students221 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thurgood Marshall Academy Lower School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Thurgood Marshall Academy Lower School is 0.35, which is less 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#2626 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
16%
26%
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Black
79%
17%
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White
n/a
44%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.350.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic # 5 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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