This school is rated below average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here have below average college readiness measures, ... More take more advanced courses per student than the state average, and this school has below average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.
Academics
Test scores
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Subject
% Proficient
NY State Common Core Regents Exam
English
19%
State avg: 66%
New York State Regents Exams
English
64%
State avg: 54%
Equity
4/10
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.

A worrisome sign:

Disadvantaged students at this school may be falling behind other students in the state, and this school may have significant achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Look at the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to see how different student groups are doing at this school. Are there big gaps?... More Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What's the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment
Students
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Hispanic
41%
Black
38%
White
12%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
6%
Two or more races
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
13 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
96%
State avg: 92%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 99%
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Neighborhood
350 Grand Street
New York, NY 10002
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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