Dr Richard Izquierdo Health and Science Charter School

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7/10
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Reviews
11
Grades
6-10
Students
523
Type
Public charter
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This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform about average on state tests, ... More

Academics
5/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Worth a deeper look:

Test scores at this school are about the same as the state average, though still below the top-performing schools in the state. Because test scores in some states are so low, many students at this school may not be 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 ask the school what it’s doing to accelerate progress for students.


Subject
% Proficient
NY State Common Core Regents Exam
Algebra I
28%
State avg: 31%
English
71%
State avg: 66%
Geometry
6%
State avg: 22%
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College readiness
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AP course participation
0%
State avg: 17%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
<1%
State avg: 67%
10/10
Student progress

Good news!

Students at this school are making far more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar 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.


Parent tip

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

Equity
Environment
Students
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Hispanic
63%
Black
35%
White
1%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
<1%
Two or more races
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
14 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
214 :1
State avg: 385 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
26%
State avg: 92%
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Neighborhood
800 Home Street
Bronx, NY 10456
CHARTER SCHOOL LEADER - MR. RICHARD BURKE - Principal
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Last modified: July 9, 2017
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