PROFICIENCY 5% 90% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
41%NEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #11
42%New York
48%New York

Forward School (the) is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "NEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #11" in New York, NY. There are a total of 257 students and 21 teachers at Forward School (the), for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 211 free lunch students and 17 reduced lunch students.

Forward School (the) has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 5.0%, which is 90% lower than the New York average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students257
Teachers21
Student/Teacher ratio13:1
Free lunch211
Reduced lunch17

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Forward School (the), there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All3%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6<= 5%
7<= 5%
8<= 5%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All7%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6<= 5%
76-9%
86-9%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Forward School (the) race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew YorkNational
Caucasian n/a n/a 64.4% 51.1%
African American n/a n/a 13.3% 15.9%
Asian n/a n/a 4.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a n/a 15.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a n/a 0.6% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a n/a 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a n/a 2.0% 3.1%

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Grimes School12%2.1Mount Vernon, NY
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Thornton High School92%2.3Mount Vernon, NY
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Hamilton School16%2.3Mount Vernon, NY
Amani Public Charter School24%2.4Mount Vernon, NY
Rosmarie Ann Siragusa School33%2.6Yonkers, NY
Graham School11%2.7Mount Vernon, NY

New York demographics profile

StatisticNew YorkNew YorkNational
Population8,461,96119,697,457318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)28,17335991
Median age35.938.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)46%52%55%
Speak English51%70%79%
Speak Spanish24%15%13%

Education level achieved in New York

IndexNew YorkNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade79.1%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school77.1%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college56.8%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree42.6%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors36.2%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters14.9%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.5%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.5%1.5%1.3%
Source: The Forward School (the) data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.