Tag Young Scholars Junior High School

240 East 109th St, New York, NY 10029 | (212) 860-6003
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 466
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 240 E 109th St, New York, NY 10029
  • Principal or Admin: Janette Cesar

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 466
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 23.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 192 (41.2%)
  • Females: 274 (58.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Tag Young Scholars Junior High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.4%
Black26156.0%
Asian5712.2%
Hispanic13729.4%
White91.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Tag Young Scholars Junior High School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten439.2%
1st Grade4910.5%
2nd Grade5511.8%
3rd Grade5211.2%
4th Grade6213.3%
5th Grade5311.4%
6th Grade4910.5%
7th Grade5311.4%
8th Grade5010.7%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 61-70%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
95.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
4.0%
District:
7.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
22.0%
District:
15.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
17.0%
District:
34.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
17.0%
District:
19.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
27.0%
District:
27.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
4.0%
District:
10.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
4.0%
District:
11.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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