Achievement First Bushwick Charter Elementary School

Grades: K-4
125 Covert Street
Brooklyn NY 11207
Phone: 718-453-0425

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 students say they feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms and locker rooms?
93%
94% Citywide Average
How many students think bullying happens most or all of the time at this school?
19%
28% Citywide Average
How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?
100%
86% Citywide Average

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?
86%
51% Citywide Average
How many elementary school students scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
69%
50% Citywide Average

From the 2020-21 School Quality Guide

How many 8th-graders earn high school credit?
32%
19% Citywide Average

Who does this school serve?

From the 2021-22 Demographic Snapshot

Enrollment
938
Asian
1%
Black
24%
Hispanic
72%
White
2%
Other
1%
Free or reduced priced lunch
83%
Students with disabilities
25%
English language learners
22%

From the 2020-21 School Quality Guide

Average daily attendance
95%
92% Citywide Average
How many students miss 18 or more days of school?
13%
26% Citywide Average

From the 2020 School Directories

Uniforms required?
No


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

Contact & Location

Location

Bushwick (District 32)
Trains: L Line to Wilson Ave; J Line to Halsey St
Buses: B7, B20, B26, B60, Q24

Contact

Principal
Courtney Saretzky

Other Details

Shared campus?
Yes
This school shares a building with Evergreen Middle School
Uniforms required?
No
Metal detectors?
No

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