Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences

Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences serves 299 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences operates within the New York City Geographic #18 School District.

Overview

The student population of 299 students has grown by 31% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 33% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 299 students
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Total Students (2009-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Total Classroom Teachers (2009-2012)
Students by Grade Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less 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 12:1 13:1
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Student : Teacher Ratio (2009-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
8%
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Asian (2009-2012)
Hispanic
11%
23%
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Hispanic (2009-2012)
Black
86%
19%
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Black (2009-2012)
White
n/a
48%
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences White (2010-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Sch Ethnicity Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences 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 0.35
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Diversity Score (2009-2012)
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.
78%
42%
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2012)
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.
7%
7%
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 18,996 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #18 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
3
Number of Students Managed 18,996 1,324
New York City Geographic  #18 School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a% 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: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Kurt Hahn Expeditionary Learning School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is I.S. 285 Meyer Levin (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 244 Richard R Green (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Brooklyn Kurt Hahn Expeditionary Learning School
    5800 Tilden Ave
    Brooklyn , NY 11203
    (718)629-1204
    0  mi  |  294  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Brooklyn It Takes A Village Academy
    5800 Tilden Ave
    Brooklyn , NY 11203
    (718)629-2307
    0  mi  |  382  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Brooklyn I.S. 285 Meyer Levin
    5909 Beverly Rd
    Brooklyn , NY 11203
    (718)451-2200
    0.1  mi  |  933  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Brooklyn P.S. 244 Richard R Green
    5404 Tilden Ave
    Brooklyn , NY 11203
    (718)346-6240
    0.2  mi  |  801  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Brooklyn New Hope Academy Charter School
    Magnet School
    Charter School
    475 East 57th St 3rd Fl
    Brooklyn , NY 11203
    (718)337-8303
    Magnet School
    Charter School
    0.3  mi  |  241  students  |  Gr.  KG-3

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Did You Know?
Brooklyn, 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 0.15, which is lower than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school in Brooklyn is P.S. 212 Lady Deborah Moody. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.