Urban Assembly Bronx Academy Of Letters

  • Urban Assembly Bronx Academy Of Letters serves 586 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 22% (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 33% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Urban Assembly Bronx Academy Of Letters's student population of 586 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students586 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Urban Assembly Bronx Academy Of Letters's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Urban Assembly Bronx Academy Of Letters is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. 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#3649 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
65%
26%
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Black
32%
17%
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White
3%
44%
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Diversity Score0.480.71
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Graduation Rate50-54%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT # 7 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Urban Assembly Bronx Academy Of Letters is P.S. 168 (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is P.S. 168 (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is P.S. 168 (0.0 miles away)
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