Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School

Tel: (212)281-1248
Grades 6-9
574 students
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School serves 574 students in grades 6 - 9.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School operates within the Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School District.

School Overview

The student population of 574 students has grown by 426% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 840% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 6-9
Total Students 574 students
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School Total Students (2011-2014)
Gender % Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School Total Teachers (2011-2014)
Students by Grade Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more 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
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School American Indian Students (2011-2014)
Asian
1%
9%
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School Asian Students (2011-2014)
Hispanic
32%
25%
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School Black Students (2011-2014)
Black
64%
18%
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School Black Students (2011-2014)
White
2%
46%
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School White Students (2013-2014)
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.
0.49 0.36
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School Diversity Score (2011-2014)
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.
61%
42%
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School 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.
1%
5%
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2014)

District Comparison

Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School District's student population of 574 students has grown by 426% over five years.
School District Name Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 574 926
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter  School District Students Managed (2011-2014)
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 Democracy Preparatory Charter School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Democracy Preparatory Charter School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Democracy Preparatory Charter School (0 miles away)
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