Gotham Professional Arts Academy

Gotham Professional Arts Academy serves 271 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Gotham Professional Arts Academy operates within the New York City Geographic #16 School District.
The school district's 45% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 271 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 271 students
Gotham Professional Arts Academy Total Students (2008-2013)
Gender % 40% Male / 60%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Gotham Professional Arts Academy Total Classroom Teachers (2008-2013)
Students by Grade Gotham Professional Arts Academy Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.34 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 13:1 13:1
Gotham Professional Arts Academy Student : Teacher Ratio (2008-2013)
American Indian
1% 1%
Asian
1%
8%
Gotham Professional Arts Academy Asian (2008-2013)
Hispanic
19%
24%
Gotham Professional Arts Academy Hispanic (2008-2013)
Black
79%
19%
Gotham Professional Arts Academy Black (2008-2013)
All Ethnic Groups
Gotham Professional Arts Academy 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.
0.34 0.36
Gotham Professional Arts Academy Diversity Score (2008-2013)
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.
71%
41%
Gotham Professional Arts Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2013)
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.
4%
7%
Gotham Professional Arts Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,577 students has decreased by 20% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 45% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #16 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
3
Number of Students Managed 8,577 1,015
New York City Geographic  #16 School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2013)
Graduation Rate 45% 86%
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Excellence Boys Charter School Of Bedford Stuyvesa (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Excellence Boys Charter School Of Bedford Stuyvesa (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 40 George W Carver (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BrooklynP.S. 40 George W Carver
    265 Ralph Ave
    BrooklynNY 11233
    (718)574-2353
    0 mi | 301 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BrooklynP.S. 28 The Warren Prep Academy
    1001 Herkimer St
    BrooklynNY 11233
    (718)467-2865
    0.2 mi | 262 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BrooklynP.S. 21 Crispus Attucks
    180 Chauncey St
    BrooklynNY 11233
    (718)493-9681
    0.3 mi | 637 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BrooklynExcellence Boys Charter School Of Bedford Stuyvesa
    Charter School
    225 Patchen Ave
    BrooklynNY 11233
    (718)638-1830
    Charter School

    0.3 mi | 545 students | Gr. KG-9                      
  • BrooklynPs/is 137 Rachael Jean Mitchell Elementary School
    121 Saratoga Ave
    BrooklynNY 11233
    (718)453-2926
    0.3 mi | 299 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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