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grade C
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C
  2. Diversity
    grade B+
  3. Teachers
    grade B minus
  4. College Prep
    grade C minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade C minus
  6. Health & Safety
    grade C
  7. Administration
    grade C minus
  8. Sports
    grade B minus
  9. Food
    grade C+
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade C minus

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George Washington Carver High School for the Sciences is a public school located in Springfield Gardens, NY. It has 413 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 16 to 1. According to state test scores, 87% of students are at least proficient in math and 92% in reading.

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143-10 Springfield Blvd
Springfield Gardens, NY 11413
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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
92%
Percent Proficient - Math
87%
Average Graduation Rate
77%
Average SAT
990
128 responses
Average ACT
22
20 responses
AP Enrollment
17%

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Living in the Area

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
Median Household Income
$84,566
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,671
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$468,049
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade C
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
53%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 19 responses
Poll
42%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 19 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 44 responses
  • Senior Breakfast, Senior Trip
    30%
  • Spirit week
    27%
  • Cupcake/Cookie/Food sale
    18%
  • Senior award night
    9%
  • Pep rally
    7%
  • Spirit Week
    5%
  • Homecoming
    2%

Students

Diversity
grade B+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
413
Free or Reduced Lunch
71%
74%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 19 responses
74%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 19 responses
74%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 19 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
16:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$79,801
Teachers in First/Second Year
14.8%
46%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 24 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 24 responses
58%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 24 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade C minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Low
Expenses Per Student
No data available  
National
$12,239
25%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 20 responses
15%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 20 responses
20%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 20 responses

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