Martin Van Buren High School

Unclaimed
2/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
57
Grades
9-12
Students
1,748
Type
Public
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Academics
2/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

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.


Parent tips

Test scores are important to look at because they indicate where students are performing compared to grade-level standards. 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
9%
State avg: 31%
English
36%
State avg: 66%
Geometry
4%
State avg: 22%
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1/10
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.)


Parent tip

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
63%
State avg: 79%
AP course participation
5%
State avg: 17%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
12%
State avg: 67%
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Students
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Black
53%
Asian
27%
Hispanic
13%
White
3%
American Indian/Alaska Native
3%
Two or more races
1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
19 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
349 :1
State avg: 385 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
99%
State avg: 92%
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Neighborhood
230-17 Hillside Avenue
Queens, NY 11427
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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