Western New York Maritime Charter School

6/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
19
Grades
9-12
Students
324
Type
Public charter
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Academics
4/10
Test scores
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A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This means that most 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.


NY State Common Core Regents Exam
Algebra I
20%
State avg: 31%
English
60%
State avg: 66%
Geometry
2%
State avg: 22%
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7/10
College readiness
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A promising sign:

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

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
97%
State avg: 78%
AP course participation
0%
State avg: 17%
Equity
Environment
Students
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Black
46%
White
25%
Hispanic
19%
Two or more races
9%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
10 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
167 :1
State avg: 385 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
0%
State avg: 8%
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19 Reviews
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Neighborhood
266 Genesee Street
Buffalo, NY 14204
CHARTER SCHOOL LEADER - MR. LAWRENCE W. ASTYK - Principal
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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