Young Scholars Academy Of The Bronx

  • Young Scholars Academy Of The Bronx serves 312 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 9% (which is lower 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 17% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Young Scholars Academy Of The Bronx's student population of 312 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students312 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Young Scholars Academy Of The Bronx's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Young Scholars Academy Of The Bronx is 0.48, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#4174 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
25%
26%
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Black
68%
17%
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White
1%
44%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
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Diversity Score0.480.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic #11 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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