Sheridan Academy For Young Leaders

1116 Sheridan Ave

Bronx, NY 10456

Grades: KG-5

593 students

Sheridan Academy For Young Leaders serves 593 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Sheridan Academy For Young Leaders operates within the New York City School District.

Overview

The student population of 593 students has grown by 36% over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 593 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 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 17:1 13:1
American Indian
1% 1%
Asian
2%
8%
Hispanic
58%
24%
Black
38%
19%
Two or more races
1%
1%
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.
0.52 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.
88%
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.
1%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 35,121 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
68
3
Number of Students Managed 35,121 1,015
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 Bronx Early College Academy For Teaching And Learn (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bronx Writing Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Family School (the) (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BronxFamily School (the)
    1116 Sheridan Ave
    BronxNY 10456
    (718)538-3266
    0 mi | 540 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BronxBronx Writing Academy
    270 East 167th St
    BronxNY 10456
    (718)293-9048
    0.2 mi | 493 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • BronxJunior High School 22 Jordan L Mott
    270 East 167th St
    BronxNY 10456
    (718)681-6850
    0.2 mi | 664 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • BronxBronx Early College Academy For Teaching And Learn
    250 East 164th St
    BronxNY 10456
    (718)681-8287
    0.2 mi | 535 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • BronxGrant Avenue Elementary School
    250 East 164th St
    BronxNY 10456
    (718)681-6288
    0.2 mi | 371 students | Gr. KG-4                      

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