227-243 W 61st St
New York, NY 10023
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
West End Secondary School serves 339 students in grades 6-8.
West End Secondary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher 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 83% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

West End Secondary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

West End Secondary School's student population of 339 students has grown by 149% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 150% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
339 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

West End Secondary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 West End Secondary School is 0.56, 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 Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1086 out of 4228 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
8%
9%
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Hispanic
19%
27%
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Black
6%
17%
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White
63%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 339 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in NY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 83% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Top 30%)

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