Liberty High School Academy For Newcomers

Liberty High School Academy For Newcomers serves 396 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Liberty High School Academy For Newcomers operates within the New York City Geographic # 2 School District.
The school district's 96% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 396 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 396 students
Liberty High School Academy For Newcomers Total Students (2008-2013)
Gender % 58% Male / 42%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Liberty High School Academy For Newcomers Total Classroom Teachers (2008-2013)
Students by Grade Liberty High School Academy For Newcomers Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.72 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Asian
25%
8%
Hispanic
42%
23%
Black
19%
19%
White
11%
48%
All Ethnic Groups Liberty High School Academy For Newcomers Sch Ethnicity Liberty High School Academy For Newcomers 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.
0.72 0.35
Liberty High School Academy For Newcomers 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.
91%
42%
Liberty High School Academy For Newcomers 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.
5%
7%
Liberty High School Academy For Newcomers Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 61,084 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 96% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic # 2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
106
3
Number of Students Managed 61,084 1,324
New York City Geographic  # 2 School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2013)
Graduation Rate 96% 86%
New York City Geographic  # 2 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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Nyc Lab High School For Collaborative Studies (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Nyc Lab Ms For Collaborative Studies Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Manhattan Business Academy (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • New YorkNyc Lab High School For Collaborative Studies
    333 West 17th St
    New YorkNY 10011
    (212)691-6119
    0.1 mi | 579 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • New YorkNyc Museum School
    333 West 17th St
    New YorkNY 10011
    (212)675-6206
    0.1 mi | 436 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • New YorkNyc Lab Ms For Collaborative Studies Middle School
    333 West 17th St
    New YorkNY 10011
    (212)691-6119
    0.1 mi | 575 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • New YorkManhattan Business Academy
    351 West 18th St
    New YorkNY 10011
    (212)647-1983
    0.1 mi | 332 students | Gr. 9-11                      
  • New YorkHudson High School Of Learning Technologies
    351 West 18th St
    New YorkNY 10011
    (212)488-3330
    0.1 mi | 226 students | Gr. 9-10                      

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Did You Know?
New York, NY public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.48, which is higher than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school in New York is High School Math Science And Engineering At Ccny. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.