Pelham Preparatory Academy

Pelham Preparatory Academy serves 506 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Pelham Preparatory Academy operates within the New York City Geographic #11 School District.
The school district's 72% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 506 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 506 students
Pelham Preparatory Academy Total Students (2004-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Students by Grade Pelham Preparatory Academy Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more 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 19:1 13:1
Pelham Preparatory Academy Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2013)
Asian
2%
8%
Hispanic
49%
23%
Black
40%
19%
White
6%
48%
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.
0.60 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.
59%
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.
14%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 40,642 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 Geographic #11 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
61
3
Number of Students Managed 40,642 1,324
Graduation Rate 72% 86%
New York City Geographic  #11 School District Graduation Rate (2007-2009)
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 Global Enterprise High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bronxdale High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is High School For Language And Innovation (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BronxChristopher Columbus High School
    925 Astor Ave
    BronxNY 10469
    (718)944-3400
    0 mi | 749 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BronxAstor Collegiate Academy
    925 Astor Ave
    BronxNY 10469
    (718)944-3419
    0 mi | 497 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BronxGlobal Enterprise High School
    925 Astor Ave
    BronxNY 10469
    (718)944-3548
    0 mi | 271 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BronxCollegiate Institute For Math And Science High School
    925 Astor Ave
    BronxNY 10469
    (718)944-3635
    0 mi | 543 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BronxHigh School For Language And Innovation
    925 Astor Ave
    BronxNY 10469
    (718)944-3627
    0 mi | 76 students | Gr. 9                      

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Bronx, 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 0.45, which is higher than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school in Bronx is P.S. 97. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.