Pelham Preparatory Academy

Pelham Preparatory Academy serves 501 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Pelham Preparatory Academy operates within the New York City School District.
The school district's 72% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 501 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 501 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 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 18:1 13:1
Asian
3%
8%
Hispanic
52%
24%
Black
38%
19%
White
7%
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.
0.59 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.
62%
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.
9%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 40,720 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name New York City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
64
3
Number of Students Managed 40,720 1,015
Graduation Rate 72% 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 Astor Collegiate Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bronxdale High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bronxdale High School (0 miles away)
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  • BronxAstor Collegiate Academy
    925 Astor Ave
    BronxNY 10469
    (718)944-3418
    0 mi | 479 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BronxChristopher Columbus High School
    925 Astor Ave
    BronxNY 10469
    (718)944-3400
    0 mi | 454 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BronxCollegiate Institute For Math And Science High School
    925 Astor Ave
    BronxNY 10469
    (718)944-3635
    0 mi | 641 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BronxGlobal Enterprise High School
    925 Astor Ave
    BronxNY 10469
    (718)944-3548
    0 mi | 160 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BronxBronxdale High School
    925 Astor Ave
    BronxNY 10469
    (718)944-3655
    0 mi | 220 students | Gr. 9-10                      

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