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Life Sciences Secondary School Overview

Life Sciences Secondary School is a part of the New York City Geographic District # 2 school district in New York, New York. As of our last data update the school employs 46.03 full-time teachers. There are 717 students of which 498 receive a free lunch and 47 receive a price-reduced lunch.

Testing data (where available), resources, graphs, county-level educational attainment, and more can be located below. We also appreciate and encourage students, teachers, and family members to submit additional information, reviews, and comments below.

School Address

LIFE SCIENCES SECONDARY SCHOOL
320 EAST 96TH ST
NEW YORK, NY 10128

Mailing Address

LIFE SCIENCES SECONDARY SCHOOL
320 E 96TH ST
NEW YORK, NY 10128

General Information

Level: Other
District: New York City Geographic District # 2
Phone Number: 212-348-1694
School ID: 360007703705
Full-time Teachers: 46.03
Total Students: 717
Eligible for Free Lunch: 498
Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 47

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School Notes

This school has a student to teacher ratio of 15.58 students per full-time teacher compared to the New York average of 13.42 students per full-time teacher.

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Students, Teachers, and Free Lunch graphs

Number of Students 1

Full-time Teachers 1

Free Lunch Eligible 1

Legend mark for school points - Life Sciences Secondary School Values
Legend mark for state points - New York Average Values
Legend mark for national points - National Average Values

*Values of 0 in the graphs above are typically indicative of missing or erroneous data.
The 2011-2012 school year is the most recently available data provided by the federal government for the above topics (total students, FTE teachers, and free lunches). More recent data if often available via the state's Department of Education link located in the 'Government Resources' box above.


Assessment Testing Scores and Results

New York Regents Examinations
YearSubjectScored 0-54Scored 55-64Scored 65-84Scored 85-100
2013 U.S. History & Government 29% 16% 40% 15%
2013 Global History & Geography 27% 15% 42% 15%
2013 Living Environment 09% 19% 59% 14%
2013 Algebra 2 / Trigonometry 40% 24% 29% 07%
2013 Comprehensive English 16% 11% 66% 08%
2013 Physical Setting / Physics 00% 20% 60% 20%
2013 Geometry 12% 21% 63% 04%
2013 Physical Setting/Earth Science 18% 23% 52% 07%
2013 Physical Setting / Chemistry 21% 29% 50% 00%
2013 Integrated Algebra 15% 20% 59% 06%
2012 Physical Setting / Physics 67% 00% 33% 00%
2012 Global History & Geography 30% 24% 37% 09%
2012 Physical Setting / Chemistry 18% 35% 41% 06%
2012 U.S. History & Government 15% 10% 51% 23%
2012 Comprehensive English 20% 09% 60% 11%
2012 Integrated Algebra 15% 19% 65% 02%
2012 Physical Setting/Earth Science 19% 16% 55% 09%
2012 Living Environment 06% 16% 66% 12%
2012 Algebra 2 / Trigonometry 37% 20% 40% 03%
2012 Geometry 23% 17% 50% 10%
2011 Global History & Geography 30% 17% 40% 13%
2011 U.S. History & Government 14% 15% 46% 25%
2011 Comprehensive English 17% 13% 54% 16%
2011 Physical Setting / Physics * * * s%
2011 Living Environment 15% 14% 59% 12%
2011 Integrated Algebra 23% 17% 52% 08%
2011 Physical Setting / Chemistry 19% 72% 09% 00%
2011 Geometry 23% 17% 55% 05%
2011 Algebra 2 / Trigonometry 28% 25% 43% 05%
2011 Physical Setting/Earth Science 45% 23% 30% 02%

*Denotes a value that is not applicable (e.g. too few scores to be statistically significant).
Source: New York Regents Examination 2011-2013 http://www.p12.nysed.gov/assessment/hsgen/home.html

New York Regents Competency Test
YearSubject% Passed% Failed
2013 RCT_READ 42% 58%
2013 RCT_SCI 22% 78%
2013 RCT_WRIT 90% 10%
2013 RCT_GS 10% 90%
2013 RCT_USHG 18% 82%
2013 RCT_MATH 50% 50%
2012 RCT_WRIT 78% 22%
2012 RCT_GS 46% 54%
2012 RCT_READ 38% 62%
2012 RCT_SCI 00% 100%
2012 RCT_USHG 33% 67%
2012 RCT_MATH 29% 71%
2011 RCT_WRIT * *
2011 RCT_GS 20% 80%
2011 RCT_READ 50% 50%
2011 RCT_MATH 26% 74%
2011 RCT_USHG 00% 100%
2011 RCT_SCI 25% 75%

*Denotes a value that is not applicable (e.g. too few scores to be statistically significant).
Source: New York Regents Competency Test (RCT) 2011-2013 http://www.p12.nysed.gov/assessment/hsgen/home.html

* Denotes data that was either not reported or not applicable

Previous Assessment Test Results

Test and Grade Level Proficient or better 2010-2011 Proficient or better 2011-2012
Math: All Students60-64%70-74%
Reading and Language Arts: All Students55-59%55-59%
Math: All Female60-64%65-69%
Reading and Language Arts: All Female55-59%55-59%
Math: All Male60-64%70-74%
Reading and Language Arts: All Male50-54%55-59%
Math: 6th Grade40-49%40-49%
Reading and Language Arts: 6th Grade20-29%30-39%
Math: 7th Grade21-39%40-49%
Reading and Language Arts: 7th Grade<= 20%11-19%
Math: 8th Grade20-29%60-79%
Reading and Language Arts: 8th Grade11-19%21-39%
Math: High School85-89%90-94%
Reading and Language Arts: High School>= 95%85-89%
Notes:
>= means greater than or equal to
<= means less than or equal to
< means less than

Educational Attainment for New York County (25 and Older)

Overall Educational Attainment

Male Educational Attainment

Female Educational Attainment

  1. Percent of Group without a HS Diploma
  2. Percent of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Percent of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Percent of Group with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher

Income by Educational Attainment for New York County (25 and Older)

Overall Income by Educational Attainment

Male Income by Educational Attainment

Female Income by Educational Attainment

  1. Median Income of Group without a HS diploma
  2. Median Income of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Median Income of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Median Income of Group with a Bachelor's Degree
  5. Median Income of Group with a Professional Degree

Reviews and Ratings for LIFE SCIENCES SECONDARY SCHOOL

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Closest Public Library Systems:

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Distance: ~3 miles

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Sources:
1. NCES Common Core of Data 2008-2012 - http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/
Educational Attainment: U.S. Census Bureau, 2009-2013 5-Year American Community Survey