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Young Scholars Academy For Discovery And Explorati

Test Scores by grade

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14%
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14%
34%

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
  • New York City Geographic District #16 average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

17%
19%
30%
33%
25%
36%

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
  • New York City Geographic District #16 average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

0%
17%
30%
13%
17%
30%

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
  • New York City Geographic District #16 average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Young Scholars Academy For Discovery And Explorati is a public elementary school in New York. The principal of Young Scholars Academy For Discovery And Explorati is MS. DANIKA RUX and can be contacted at dlacroix@schools.nyc.gov. 190 students go to Young Scholars Academy For Discovery And Explorati and identify primarily as Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 9% of the Young Scholars Academy For Discovery And Explorati students have "limited English proficiency." 92% of the 190 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Young Scholars Academy For Discovery And Explorati is 12:1. Brighter Choice Community School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 59% 84%
Hispanic 36% 13%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 1%
White, non-Hispanic 2% 0.8%
Native American or Native Alaskan 1% 0.9%
Multiracial 1% %
Asian 1% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 92% 76%
Limited English proficiency 9% 3%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    YSADE is an excellent early childhood educational facility. The Principal is attentive and concerned about the schools scholars and their parents. Young Scholars Academy for Discovery and Exploration is one of Bedford Stuyvesants hidden jewel.

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