MS 596 Peace Academy

6/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
2
Grades
6-8
Students
47
Type
Public
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Academics
2/10
Test scores
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Math
5%
State avg 34%
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English
20%
State avg 37%
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10/10
Student progress

Good news!

Students at this school are making far more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to other students in the state.

High student progress (also known as student growth) means different things, depending on the school's test scores.

High progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a great job at supporting their academic growth compared to most other schools.

High progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing an excellent job at supporting academic growth compared to most other schools.

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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's success.

Equity
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Students
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Black
Hispanic
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
8 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
91 :1
State avg: 385 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
17%
State avg: 8%
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Neighborhood
300 Willoughby Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11205
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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