Bushwick Ascend Charter Middle School

Grades: 5-8
2 Aberdeen Street
Brooklyn NY 11207
Phone: 929-276-4047

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 School Quality Guide

How many teachers have 3 or more years of experience teaching?
77%
80% Citywide Average
Years of principal experience at this school
3.0

How do students perform academically?

From the 2019 State ELA+Math Results Summary

How many middle school students scored 3-4 on the state math exam?
68%
40% Citywide Average
How many middle school students scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
58%
44% Citywide Average

From the 2020-21 School Quality Guide

How many 8th-graders earn high school credit?
3%
34% Citywide Average

Who does this school serve?

From the 2021-22 Demographic Snapshot

Enrollment
823
Asian
2%
Black
16%
Hispanic
79%
White
2%
Other
2%
Free or reduced priced lunch
90%
Students with disabilities
16%
English language learners
22%

From the 2020-21 School Quality Guide

Average daily attendance
97%
92% Citywide Average
How many students miss 18 or more days of school?
5%
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 Bushwick Ave-Aberdeen St; A Line, C Line, J Line, L Line, Z Line to Broadway Junction
Buses: B20, B25, B83, Q24, Q56

Contact

Principal
Miatta Massaley

Other Details

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

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