Tag Young Scholars

Overview

Student Enrollment
538
Best Elementary School in New York
#4
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades Kindergarten to 9th grade
School District NEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT # 4
Type Public
 Phone (212)860-6003
 Location 240 E 109TH ST
NEW YORK, NY 10029
Charter School No

Tag Young Scholars has an academic rating significantly above the average for New York elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 4th in the best public elementary 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 Tag Young Scholars student body is predominantly Asian Pacific with a sizeable Black population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White13%70
Black28.6%154
Hispanic22.9%123
Asian Pacific30.3%163
Native American Indian2.4%13
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races2.8%15

Family Income

vs. other New York elementary schools
Upper 42.5%

37.7% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the New York elementary school median of 44.7%. By this measure, TAG YOUNG SCHOLARS students are largely middle income and rank 1065th in New York for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Kindergarten53
1st Grade58
2nd Grade58
3rd Grade57
4th Grade84
5th Grade59
6th Grade67
7th Grade54
8th Grade48
Total538

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
90%
Rank in New York
4th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Tag Young Scholars scored an average 90% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the New York State Education Department. Performance is significantly above the state elementary school median of 36% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1.1% of New York elementary schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls95% or more*85% to 89%*
Boys95% or more*80% to 84%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian50% or more*50% or more*
Asian & Pacific Islander95% or more*95% or more*
Black90% to 94%*75% to 79%*
Hispanic95% or more*75% to 79%*
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White90% or more*90% or more*
With Disabilites50% or more*less than 50%*
Limited English--

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Location

Tag Young Scholars
240 E 109TH ST
NEW YORK, NY
10029
(212)860-6003

10 out of 10 1

District

NEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT # 4
NEW YORK, NY