Jane Addams High School For Academic Careers

Jane Addams High School For Academic Careers serves 715 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher 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%.
Jane Addams High School For Academic Careers operates within the New York City Geographic # 8 School District.

Overview

The student population of 715 students has declined by 29% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 29% over five years.
School Type Vocational school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 715 students
Jane Addams High School For Academic Careers Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 29% Male / 71%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Jane Addams High School For Academic Careers Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade Jane Addams High School For Academic Careers Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 13:1
Jane Addams High School For Academic Careers Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
8%
Jane Addams High School For Academic Careers Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
60%
23%
Jane Addams High School For Academic Careers Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
36%
19%
Jane Addams High School For Academic Careers Black (2006-2012)
White
n/a
48%
Jane Addams High School For Academic Careers White (2006-2009)
All Ethnic Groups Jane Addams High School For Academic Careers Sch Ethnicity Jane Addams High School For Academic Careers 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.
0.51 0.68
Jane Addams High School For Academic Careers 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%
Jane Addams High School For Academic Careers 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.
5%
7%
Jane Addams High School For Academic Careers Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,813 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic # 8 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
3
Number of Students Managed 31,813 1,136
New York City Geographic  # 8 School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2011)
Graduation Rate n/a 86%
New York City Geographic  # 8 School District Graduation Rate (2007-2008)
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 Jill Chaifetz Transfer High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Middle School 301 Paul L Dunbar (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 333 The Museum School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Bronx Middle School 301 Paul L Dunbar
    890 Cauldwell Ave
    Bronx , NY , 10456
    (718)585-2950
    0.2  mi  |  325  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Bronx P.S. 333 The Museum School
    888 Rev J A Polite Ave
    Bronx , NY , 10459
    (718)860-3313
    0.2  mi  |  445  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Bronx The Academy Of The Arts
    888 Rev J A Polite Ave
    Bronx , NY , 10459
    (718)860-3401
    0.2  mi  |  192  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Bronx Academy Of Public Relations
    778 Forest Ave
    Bronx , NY , 10456
    (718)665-8866
    0.2  mi  |  266  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Bronx P.S. 17
    Special Education School
    778 Forest Ave
    Bronx , NY , 10456
    (718)665-5617
    Special Education School
    0.2  mi  |  340  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

School Reviews

  • Recommended January 11, 2007 - I would recommend this school because I believe students can achieve an incredible amount of acedemics and sports here. I do believe that parents should be more involved in this school. I think the facilities should be stronger. The academic and athletic award should be given out to the ones that are on the sports team but that are also passing their class. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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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.