The year P.S. 64 closed only 11 percent of kids passed the English language arts (ELA) exams. Only 16 percent passed math. By 2017, Walton Avenue School, the school that replaced it, saw 60.9 percent of its students pass state ELA exams and 78 percent pass math.
Lessons for Rochester: Failed Bronx School Becomes Coolest Place in Town
Friday, August 10, 2018