Amber Charter School East Harlem

Grades: K-5
Noteworthy
220 East 106 Street
Manhattan NY 10029
Phone: 212-534-9667

Our Insights

This is a charter school. It is an independent public school open to all New York City students.

Why might this school be a good fit? It offers another option. Charter schools vary in approach and discipline and some offer longer school days and school years.

To enroll in this school, you must participate in a lottery that is separate from the DOE school enrollment process. A charter school gives priority to children residing in its school district. For more information visit our Charter School page.

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School Stats

Citywide Average Key
This school is Better Near Worse than the citywide average

Is this school safe and well-run?

From the 2020-21 NYC School Survey

How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?
77%
86% Citywide Average

From the 2019-20 NY State Report Card

How many students were suspended?
1%
0% Citywide Average

From the 2020-21 School Quality Guide

How many teachers have 3 or more years of experience teaching?
78%
86% Citywide Average
Years of principal experience at this school
2.0

How do students perform academically?

From the 2019 State ELA+Math Results Summary

How many elementary school students scored 3-4 on the state math exam?
58%
51% Citywide Average
How many elementary school students scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
68%
50% Citywide Average

Who does this school serve?

From the 2021-22 Demographic Snapshot

Enrollment
391
Asian
2%
Black
28%
Hispanic
67%
White
2%
Other
1%
Free or reduced priced lunch
92%
Students with disabilities
19%
English language learners
9%

From the 2020-21 School Quality Guide

Average daily attendance
93%
92% Citywide Average
How many students miss 18 or more days of school?
24%
26% Citywide Average

How does this school serve special populations?

From the 2019 State ELA+Math Results Summary

How many students with disabilities scored 3-4 on the state math exam?
24%
28% Citywide Average
How many students with disabilities scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
39%
23% Citywide Average


For more information about our data sources, see About Our Data · More DOE statistics for this school

Contact & Location

Location

East Harlem (District 4)

Contact

Principal
Vasthi R. Acosta/Matthew Bull

Other Details

Shared campus?
No
This school is in its own building.
Metal detectors?
No

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