School Of Performing Arts

School Of Performing Arts serves 325 students in grades 6-8.
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 Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
School Of Performing Arts operates within the New York City Geographic #12 School District.

Overview

The student population of 325 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 325 students
School Of Performing Arts Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
School Of Performing Arts Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade School Of Performing Arts 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 0.47 is less than the state average of 1.03. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
School Of Performing Arts Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
2%
1%
School Of Performing Arts American Indian (2006-2012)
Asian
3%
8%
School Of Performing Arts Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
69%
23%
School Of Performing Arts Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
23%
19%
School Of Performing Arts Black (2006-2012)
White
n/a
48%
All Ethnic Groups School Of Performing Arts Sch Ethnicity School Of Performing Arts 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.
0.47 1.03
School Of Performing Arts Diversity Score (2006-2012)
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.
85%
42%
School Of Performing Arts Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2012)
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.
3%
7%
School Of Performing Arts Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 23,495 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #12 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
3
Number of Students Managed 23,495 1,324
New York City Geographic  #12 School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2012)
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 Bronx Studio School For Writers And Artists (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Entrada Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Bronx Classical Charter School (0 miles away)
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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 0.53, 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.