Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters

339 Morris Ave
Bronx, NY 10451
(School attendance zone shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 571 students in grades 6-12, Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters ranks 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%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 571 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : 80-84% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters's student population of 571 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
571 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
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School Rankings

Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters ranks within the bottom 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters is 0.49, 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.
This School
State Level (NY)
#3845 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
16%
46%
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31%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters 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 2021-22 school year data.
35-39%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
65%
29%
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Black
31%
16%
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White
3%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.49
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80-84%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters and public school graduation rate 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
94%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters 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: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters's ranking?
Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters is ranked #3845 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
16% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 31% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters?
The graduation rate of Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters is 80-84%, which is lower than the New York state average of 87%.
How many students attend Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters?
571 students attend Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
65% of Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters students are Hispanic, 31% of students are Black, 3% of students are White, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters?
Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters offer ?
Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters offers enrollment in grades 6-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters part of?
Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters is part of New York City Geographic District # 7 School District.
In what neighborhood is Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters located?
Urban Assembly Bronx Of Letters is located in the Mott Haven neighborhood of Bronx, NY. There are 38 other public schools located in Mott Haven.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 571 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : 80-84% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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