Tag Young Scholars School

Serves grades KG - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
240 E 109 Th St
New York, NY 10029
Phone
(212) 860-6003
District
NEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT # 4
County
NEW YORK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
571
Classroom Teachers
24

* Tag Young Scholars School is one of the top 100 best public schools in America.

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.9% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Tag Young Scholars School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 99 52
Proficiency in Reading 97 50
Proficiency in Math 100 53

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 99 47
Proficiency in Reading 100 47
Proficiency in Math 98 48

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 97 40
Proficiency in Reading 95 36
Proficiency in Math 98 44

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 100 47
Proficiency in Reading 100 49
Proficiency in Math 100 45

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 94 41
Proficiency in Reading 93 40
Proficiency in Math 95 42

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 23.99
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.01
AVG FOR STATE 17.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 51 8.9%
Grade 1 62 10.9%
Grade 2 61 10.7%
Grade 3 63 11.0%
Grade 4 60 10.5%
Grade 5 64 11.2%
Grade 6 96 16.8%
Grade 7 55 9.6%
Grade 8 59 10.3%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Grade 10 0 0.0%
Grade 11 0 0.0%
Grade 12 0 0.0%
Total 571 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 16.9% 4.8% 45.1%
Black 22.1% 25.0% 17.7%
Hispanic 19.3% 61.3% 26.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 35.9% 7.3% 9.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 5.7% 1.7% 0.9%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 41.5% 79.5% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 30.6% 75.4% 34.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.9% 4.1% 3.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 19,849,399
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 419
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 34.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 26.7%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 15.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households UNREPORTED 7,302,710
Single Parent Households With Children UNREPORTED 10.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma UNREPORTED 86.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree UNREPORTED 35.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 16.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 11.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 15.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 13.4%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 12.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $18,663 $248,479,182 61.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $140 $1,863,960 0.5%
Staff $101 $1,344,714 0.3%
General Administration $85 $1,131,690 0.3%
School Administration $553 $7,362,642 1.8%
Operation $2,195 $29,224,230 7.3%
Transportation $1,192 $15,870,288 3.9%
Other $612 $8,148,168 2.0%
Total Support $4,878 $64,945,692 16.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $6,644 $88,458,216 22.0%
Total Expenditures $30,185 $401,883,090 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $15,970 $59,254,908,392 60.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $510 $1,891,198,689 1.9%
Staff $414 $1,534,327,757 1.6%
General Administration $269 $996,880,601 1.0%
School Administration $715 $2,653,908,303 2.7%
Operation $1,883 $6,987,299,924 7.1%
Transportation $1,211 $4,493,914,443 4.6%
Other $586 $2,174,575,231 2.2%
Total Support $5,588 $20,732,154,849 21.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,893 $18,154,010,675 18.5%
Total Expenditures $26,450 $98,141,082,849 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%