This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here have above average college readiness measures, ... More take more advanced courses per student than the state average, and this school has above average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.
Academics
Test scores
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Subject
% Proficient
English
98%
State avg: 66%
Equity
10/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

Good news!

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing far better than other students in the state, and this school is successfully closing the achievement gap.


Parent tip:

Schools that close the gap between different student groups are doing something right! Explore the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to learn more.... More Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how this school is helping all its students succeed – and how can you help.

Environment
Students
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White
49%
Hispanic
23%
Black
13%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
9%
Two or more races
6%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
21 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
276 :1
State avg: 385 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
95%
State avg: 92%
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Neighborhood
522 West 44th Street
New York, NY 10036
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Last modified: September 13, 2017
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