Malcolm X Shabazz High School

2/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
17
Grades
9-12
Students
662
Type
Public
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Academics
1/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Very concerning:

Test scores at this school fall far below the state average. This means that students at this school are not performing at grade level.


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Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


English
4%
State avg: 39%
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Algebra II
0%
State avg: 24%
Geometry
5%
State avg: 22%
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3/10
College readiness
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A worrisome sign:

This school is below the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


Parent tip

Ask the schools what it’s doing to improve access to advanced classes and help prepare students for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
69%
State avg: 90%
ACT participation rate
77%
State avg:
Equity
Environment
Students
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Black
89%
Hispanic
10%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
White
<1%
Asian
<1%
Two or more races
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
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17 Reviews
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Neighborhood
80 Johnson Ave
Newark, NJ 07108
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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