School Details

MS 596 Peace Academy

Test Scores by grade

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New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • NYC Geog District #13 - Brooklyn average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

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New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • NYC Geog District #13 - Brooklyn average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

6%
19%
34%
4%
12%
27%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • NYC Geog District #13 - Brooklyn average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

MS 596 Peace Academy is a public middle school in New York. The principal of MS 596 Peace Academy is MS. LISA REITER, who can be contacted at lreiter2@schools.nyc.gov. 116 children attend MS 596 Peace Academy and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; Asian/Pacific Islander; and Hispanic. 10% of the MS 596 Peace Academy students have "limited English proficiency." 89% of the 116 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at MS 596 Peace Academy is 19:1. Yeshiva Beth Hillel of Williams is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 79% 61%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 15%
Hispanic 18% 15%
Native American or Native Alaskan 1% 0.6%
White, non-Hispanic 1% 8%
Asian 0.6% %
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 89% 70%
Limited English proficiency 10% 4%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (11 months ago)

    This is a bad school I regret putting my son in that school. Dont take that chance.

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