Bronx Charter School for the Arts

950 Longfellow Ave, Bronx, NY 10474 | (718) 893-1042
  • Grades: KG-6
  • Student Enrollment: 293
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Christina Brown
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Charter School

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 293
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 26.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 140 (47.8%)
  • Females: 136 (46.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 30 (10.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 192 (65.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 222 (75.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Bronx Charter School for the Arts Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black8328.3%
Asian10.3%
Hispanic19265.5%
White--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Bronx Charter School for the Arts
  Number Percent
Kindergarten4114.0%
1st Grade4615.7%
2nd Grade4615.7%
3rd Grade4515.4%
4th Grade4716.0%
5th Grade4716.0%
6th Grade217.2%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 71-80%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
92.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
7.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate: 15.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification: 15.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification: 29.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience: 15.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.: 15.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers: 24.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience: 38.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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