International Arts Business School

International Arts Business School serves 388 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
International Arts Business School operates within the New York City Geographic #17 School District.
The school district's 88% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 388 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 388 students
International Arts Business School Total Students (2004-2012)
Gender % 43% Male / 57%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
International Arts Business School Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade International Arts Business School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
International Arts Business School Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
International Arts Business School American Indian (2011-2012)
Asian
n/a
8%
International Arts Business School Asian (2009-2012)
Hispanic
10%
23%
International Arts Business School Hispanic (2004-2012)
Black
86%
19%
International Arts Business School Black (2004-2012)
White
1%
48%
International Arts Business School White (2011-2012)
All Ethnic Groups International Arts Business School Sch Ethnicity International Arts Business School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.25 0.68
International Arts Business School Diversity Score (2004-2012)
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.
65%
42%
International Arts Business School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2012)
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.
5%
7%
International Arts Business School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,595 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #17 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
49
3
Number of Students Managed 28,595 1,136
Graduation Rate 88% 86%
New York City Geographic  #17 School District Graduation Rate (2007-2009)
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $29 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $21,692
District Spending / Student n/a $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is School For Human Rights (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is School For Human Rights (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is School For Democracy And Leadership (0 miles away)
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