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Thurgood Marshall Academy for Learning and Social Change
Public Secondary
200 214 West 135 Th Street
New York, NY 10030
District 5
2013 Progress Report: F/B
Needs Index
LowHigh
Overview School details from the principal and InsideSchools.org
Review from InsideSchools.org
  • What’s Special: Strong academic gains in math and science; safe environment.
  • The Downside: Reading scores still need to improve.
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Performance Student scores on standardized tests, city measures of school improvement and graduation rates
Secondary School Performance Summary
Combined performance on state tests, SATs and graduation rates.
5
Average
Standardized Test Scores
SAT Scores
The average combined score on math, verbal and writing sections for college-bound seniors.
1241 / 2400 Average
Regents English
The percentage of students scoring 65 or higher on the English exam.
92% Above Average
Regents Mathematics
The percentage of students scoring 65 or higher on various math exams.
65% Average
Regents Science
The percentage of students scoring 65 or higher on various science exams.
43% Below Average
Regents History
The percentage of students scoring 65 or higher on U.S. History and Global History exams.
66% Average
6th Grade English
Average score.
294 / 425 Average
6th Grade Math
Average score.
294 / 425 Average
7th Grade English
Average score.
295 / 425 Average
7th Grade Math
Average score.
278 / 425 Average
8th Grade English
Average score.
293 / 425 Average
8th Grade Math
Average score.
291 / 425 Average
Department of Education Progress Reports
Performance Score
High Schools
14.8 / 25 Average
Progress Score
High Schools
23.9 / 60 Average
Learning Environment Score
High Schools
10.9 / 15 Average
Performance Score
Middle Schools
7.7 / 25 Below Average
Progress Score
Middle Schools
1.9 / 60 Below Average
Learning Environment Score
Middle Schools
8.5 / 15 Average
Credit and Graduation Rates
Regents Rate
The percentage of students earning a Regents diploma in four years.
64% Average
10-Credit Rate
The percentage of students who complete full course load in their first year of high school.
63% Below Average
Weighted Diploma Rate
City score based on what level of diploma graduates earn.
226.0 / 350 Above Average
Regents Completion
The percentage of required Regents exams students completed.
60.6 / 100 Average
College Enrollment Rate
Percentage of Students Enrolling in College
63.2 / 100 Average
College Prep Index
Percentage of students taking college preparatory courses.
21.0 / 100
Satisfaction Satisfaction scores from city surveys of parents, teachers and students, and measures of the quality of school staffing
Satisfaction Level
Results of a city survey of parents, teachers and students.
5
Average
Satisfaction with School Environment
Academic Expectations
Response to city survey regarding the school's academic environment.
7.5 / 10 Average
Safety
City survey responses regarding the school's safety.
7.6 / 10 Average
Engagement
City survey responses regarding the engagement level of parents, teachers and students.
7.1 / 10 Average
Communications
City survey responses regarding the school's communications.
6.8 / 10 Average
Diversity Racial and ethnic breakdown of the student body
Diversity Score
The likelihood that two students selected randomly would be of different races or ethnicities.
4
Average
Diversity
Asian
< 1%
Black
78%
Hispanic
21%
Native American
< 1%
White
< 1%
About the School
Staffing
Student-Teacher Ratio
The number of students divided by the number on the teaching staff.
16 : 1 / 30
Middle School Class Size
Average number of students per classroom, grades 6, 7 and 8.
30.5 / 50 Below Average
High School Class Size
Average number of students per classroom, grades 9 through 12.
25.0 / 50 Average
School Crowding
Overcrowding in schools, measured by the ratio of enrollment to capacity.
84.9 / 250 Average
Average Teacher Pay
Average salary, general education teacher.
$68,928 Average
Experienced Teachers
The percentage of teachers with five or more years of classroom experience.
65% Average
Teachers With a Master's Degree
The percentage of teachers with master's degrees.
85% Average
Students
High School Attendance Rate
Annual daily student attendance rate.
92% Above Average
Elementary/Middle School Attendance Rate
Annual daily student attendance rate.
95% Average
English Language Learners
The percentage of students for whom English is a second language.
1%
Special Education
The percentage of students with Individualized Education Plans.
5%
Student Stability Rate
The percentage of students remaining in school from year to year.
98%
Temporary Housing Rate
The percentage of students without stable living situations.
3%
Male
The percentage of students who are male.
44%
Female
The percentage of students who are female.
56%