Urban Choice Charter School

Urban Choice Charter School serves 397 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (which is lower than the New York state average of 48%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 12% (which is lower than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Urban Choice Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Urban Choice Charter School's student population of 397 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students397 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Urban Choice Charter School
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Urban Choice Charter School by grade.

School Comparison

The diversity score of Urban Choice Charter School 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
16%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
12%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Urban Choice Charter School 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 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
9%
Hispanic
21%
27%
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Black
69%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Urban Choice Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
4%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Urban Choice Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Urban Choice Charter School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Urban Choice Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.480.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Urban Choice Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Urban Choice Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUrban Choice Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Urban Choice Charter School is East Upper High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is School 28-henry Hudson (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rochester School 28-henry Hudson Math: 12% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 666 students
    0.1 miles
    450 Humboldt St
    Rochester, NY 14610
    (585) 482-4836
    0.1 K-8 666
  • Rochester East Lower School Math: 8% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 322 students
    0.6 miles
    1801 E Main St
    Rochester, NY 14609
    (585) 288-3130
    0.6 6-8 322
  • Rochester School 46-charles Carroll Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 340 students
    0.6 miles
    250 Newcastle Rd
    Rochester, NY 14610
    (585) 288-8008
    0.6 PK-6 340
  • Rochester East Upper High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 714 students
    0.7 miles
    1801 E Main St
    Rochester, NY 14609
    (585) 288-3130
    0.7 9-12 714
  • Rochester School 52-frank Fowler Dow Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 349 students
    0.9 miles
    100 Farmington Rd
    Rochester, NY 14609
    (585) 482-9614
    0.9 PK-6 349

School Reviews

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I GO THERE MYSELF WHICH I MUST SAY HAS BEEN AN HONOR. I'VE BEEN GOING THERE FOR SIX YEARS AND WHEN I SEE THESE NEW CITY SCHOOL KIDS COME IN THEY CAN'T HANDLE THE STRICTNESS AND THAT'S WHAT I LOVE.
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