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
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
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
Hispanic
11%
23%
Black
86%
19%
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
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%
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%

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
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is It Takes A Village Academy (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
  • BrooklynIt Takes A Village Academy
    5800 Tilden Ave
    BrooklynNY 11203
    (718)629-2307
    0 mi | 382 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BrooklynKurt Hahn Expeditionary Learning School
    5800 Tilden Ave
    BrooklynNY 11203
    (718)629-1204
    0 mi | 294 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BrooklynI.S. 285 Meyer Levin
    5909 Beverly Rd
    BrooklynNY 11203
    (718)451-2200
    0.1 mi | 933 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • BrooklynP.S. 244 Richard R Green
    5404 Tilden Ave
    BrooklynNY 11203
    (718)346-6240
    0.2 mi | 801 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BrooklynNew Hope Academy Charter School
    Magnet School
    Charter School
    475 East 57th St 3rd Fl
    BrooklynNY 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.