Fannie Lou Hamer Freedom High School

Claimed
1/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
4
Grades
9-12
Students
462
Type
Public
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Academics
1/10
Test scores
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Very concerning:

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


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NY State Common Core Regents Exam
English
19%
State avg: 66%
New York State Regents Exams
English
28%
State avg: 54%
2/10
College readiness
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Very concerning:

This school is far 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.)


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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
66%
State avg: 79%
AP course participation
0%
State avg: 17%
Percentage SAT/ACT participation grades 11-12
50%
State avg: 47%
Equity
Environment
Students
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Hispanic
69%
Black
31%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
<1%
White
<1%
Two or more races
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
15 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
496 :1
State avg: 385 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
15%
State avg: 8%
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Neighborhood
1021 Jennings Street
Bronx, NY 10460
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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