Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences

Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences serves 300 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences operates within the New York City Geographic #18 School District.
New York City Geographic #18 School District's 33% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 300 students has grown by 32% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 33% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 300 students
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Total Students (2009-2014)
Gender % Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Total Teachers (2009-2014)
Students by Grade Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2014)
Hispanic
8%
25%
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Black Students (2009-2014)
Black
91%
18%
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Black Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.17 0.36
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Diversity Score (2009-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
74%
42%
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
5%
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2014)

District Comparison

New York City Geographic #18 School District's student population of 17,096 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 33% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #18 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
2
Number of Students Managed 17,096 926
New York City Geographic  #18 School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
Graduation Rate 33% 87%
New York City Geographic  #18 School District Graduation Rate (2010-2014)
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $30 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $23,859
District Spending / Student n/a $24,841
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is It Takes A Village Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is I.S. 285 Meyer Levin (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New American Academy Charter School (the) (0.1 miles away)
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  • BrooklynIt Takes A Village Academy
    Grades: 9-12 | 499 students
    0 miles
    5800 Tilden Ave
    BrooklynNY 11203
    (718)629-2307
    09-12499
  • BrooklynKurt Hahn Expeditionary Learning School
    Grades: 9-12 | 290 students
    0 miles
    5800 Tilden Ave
    BrooklynNY 11203
    (718)629-1204
    09-12290
  • BrooklynI.S. 285 Meyer Levin
    Grades: 6-8 | 914 students
    0.1 miles
    5909 Beverly Rd
    BrooklynNY 11203
    (718)451-2200
    0.16-8914
  • BrooklynNew American Academy Charter School (the)Charter School
    Grades: KG-1 | 126 students
    0.1 miles
    5800 Tilden Ave
    BrooklynNY 11203
    (845)570-3217
    0.1KG-1126
  • BrooklynP.S. 244 Richard R Green
    Grades: PK-5 | 703 students
    0.2 miles
    5404 Tilden Ave
    BrooklynNY 11203
    (718)346-6240
    0.2PK-5703

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