Urban Assembly Bronx Academy Of Letters

339 Morris Ave
Bronx, NY 10451
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Urban Assembly Bronx Academy Of Letters serves 595 students in grades 6-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Urban Assembly Bronx Academy Of Letters placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Urban Assembly Bronx Academy Of Letters's student population of 595 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 32% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students595 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

Urban Assembly Bronx Academy Of Letters is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Urban Assembly Bronx Academy Of Letters is 0.50, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#3357 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
63%
27%
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Black
33%
17%
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White
3%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.500.71
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 7 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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