Liberty High School Academy For Newcomers

Liberty High School Academy For Newcomers serves 382 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Liberty High School Academy For Newcomers operates within the New York City School District.
The school district's 96% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 382 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 382 students
Gender % 58% Male / 42%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 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 14:1 13:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
21%
8%
Hispanic
43%
24%
Black
23%
19%
White
12%
47%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.71 0.36
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%
41%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 61,478 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 96% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name New York City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
111
3
Number of Students Managed 61,478 1,015
Graduation Rate 96% 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 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 Hudson High School Of Learning Technologies (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New YorkNyc Lab High School For Collaborative Studies
    333 West 17th St
    New YorkNY 10011
    (212)691-6119
    0.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 578 students                      
  • New YorkNyc Lab Ms For Collaborative Studies Middle School
    333 West 17th St
    New YorkNY 10011
    (212)691-6119
    0.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 562 students                      
  • New YorkNyc Museum School
    333 West 17th St
    New YorkNY 10011
    (212)675-6206
    0.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 476 students                      
  • New YorkBayard Rustin Educational Complex
    351 West 18th St
    New YorkNY 10011
    (212)675-5350
    0.1 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • New YorkHumanities Preparatory Academy
    351 West 18th St
    New YorkNY 10011
    (212)929-4433
    0.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 207 students                      

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