Western New York Maritime Charter School

  • Western New York Maritime Charter School serves 443 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90-94% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Western New York Maritime Charter School placed in the top 10% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • Western New York Maritime Charter School's student population of 443 students has grown by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 56% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students443 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Western New York Maritime Charter School is ranked within the top 10% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Western New York Maritime Charter School is 0.70, 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 School Rank (16-17)#365 out of 4239 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
29%
27%
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Black
37%
17%
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White
28%
43%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score0.700.71
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Graduation Rate90-94%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWestern New York Maritime Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Maritime kids fighting in uniform on bailey and Genesee because the staff couldn't resolve it in school. Parents called in with concerns daily and nothing. Now maritime in uniform on bailey and Genesee with knives, boys cutting female dam shame. I have images. Is this what the school teach the children to say hey grow thicker skin and got there get on your bus and get beat the hell up to a pope we don't care. Shaking my head.
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