Is 187 Christa Mcauliffe School (the)

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,020
Best Middle School in New York
#1
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District NEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #20
Type Public
 Phone (718)236-3394
 Location 1171 65TH ST
BROOKLYN, NY 11219
Charter School No

Is 187 Christa Mcauliffe School (the) has an academic rating significantly above the average for New York middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 1st in the best public middle schools in New York.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The Is 187 Christa Mcauliffe School (the) student body is mostly Asian Pacific with a sizeable White population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White23%235
Black0.6%6
Hispanic5.3%54
Asian Pacific70.3%717
Native American Indian0.1%1
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races0.7%7

Family Income

vs. other New York middle schools
Lower 42.6%

51.6% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the New York middle school median of 44.9%. By this measure, IS 187 CHRISTA MCAULIFFE SCHOOL (THE) students are largely middle income and rank 465th in New York for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade341
7th Grade352
8th Grade293
Total1,020

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
96%
Rank in New York
1st
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Is 187 Christa Mcauliffe School (the) scored an average 96% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the New York State Education Department. Performance is significantly above the state middle school median of 33% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1% of New York middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls99% or more*97%
Boys97%93%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander99% or more*96%
Black50% or more*50% or more*
Hispanic80% to 89%*80% to 89%*
Multiracial--
White95% or more*95% or more*
With Disabilites70% to 74%*55% to 59%*
Limited English60% to 79%*40% to 59%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Location

Is 187 Christa Mcauliffe School (the)
1171 65TH ST
BROOKLYN, NY
11219
(718)236-3394

10 out of 10 1

District

NEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #20
BROOKLYN, NY