Westminster Community Charter School

Westminster Community Charter School serves 550 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (which is lower than the New York state average of 41%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10% (which is lower than the New York state average of 37%) for the 2013-14 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% 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

Westminster Community Charter School's student population of 550 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students550 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Westminster Community Charter School
Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Westminster Community Charter School by grade.

School Comparison

The diversity score of Westminster Community Charter School is 0.21, 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)
(13-14)
15%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Westminster Community Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
10%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Westminster Community 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 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Westminster Community Charter School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Westminster Community Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
89%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Westminster Community Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Westminster Community Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Westminster Community 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 Westminster Community Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.210.71
This chart display the diversity score of Westminster Community Charter School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Westminster Community 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
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Westminster Community 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 NameWestminster Community Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Westminster Community Charter School is Lewis J Bennett High School Of Innovative Technolgy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Highgate Heights (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Charter School Of Inquiry (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buffalo Charter School Of Inquiry Charter School
    Grades: K-4 | 222 students
    0.6 miles
    404 Edison St
    Buffalo, NY 14222
    (716) 833-3250
    0.6 K-4 222
  • Buffalo Dr George Blackman Ecc Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 476 students
    0.6 miles
    2358 Main St
    Buffalo, NY 14214
    (716) 816-3340
    0.6 PK-4 476
  • Buffalo Highgate Heights Math: 19% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 411 students
    0.7 miles
    600 Highgate Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14215
    (716) 816-4050
    0.7 PK-8 411
  • Buffalo Buffalo United Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 646 students
    0.8 miles
    325 Manhattan Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14214
    (716) 835-9862
    0.8 K-8 646
  • Buffalo P.S. 61 Arthur O Eve School Of Distinction Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 321 students
    0.9 miles
    450 Leroy
    Buffalo, NY 14215
    (716) 816-3400
    0.9 PK-4 321

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