Urban Assembly Unison School

170 Gates Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11238
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Urban Assembly Unison School serves 146 students in grades 6-8.
Urban Assembly Unison School 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Urban Assembly Unison School's student population of 146 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students146 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Rankings

Urban Assembly Unison School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Urban Assembly Unison School is 0.35, 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
#3896 out of 4228 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
9%
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Hispanic
11%
27%
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Black
80%
17%
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White
2%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.350.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #13 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Urban Assembly Unison School is Achievement First Endeavor Charter School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Great Oaks Charter School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 56 Lewis H Latimer (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brooklyn P.S. 56 Lewis H Latimer Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 213 students
    0.0 miles
    170 Gates Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11238
    (718) 857-3149
    0 PK-5 213
  • New York Great Oaks Charter School Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 211 students
    0.1 miles
    38 Delancey St-3rd Fl
    New York, NY 10002
    (212) 233-5152
    0.1 6-8 211
  • Brooklyn Achievement First Endeavor Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 1,033 student
    0.3 miles
    510 Waverly Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11238
    (718) 622-4786
    0.3 K-12 1,033
  • Brooklyn Bedford Academy High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 368 students
    0.3 miles
    1119 Bedford Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11217
    (718) 398-3061
    0.3 9-12 368
  • Brooklyn P.S. 11 Purvis J Behan Math: 76% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 893 students
    0.3 miles
    419 Waverly Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11238
    (718) 638-2661
    0.3 PK-5 893

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