Jane Addams High School For Academic Careers

900 Tinton Ave,

Bronx, NY, 10456

Tel: (718)292-4513
Grades: 9-12

715 students

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
Gender % 29% Male / 71%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
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
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
8%
Hispanic
60%
23%
Black
36%
19%
White
n/a
48%
Unknown
3%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.51
0.68
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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%
District Comparison
The district's student population of 30,526 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic # 8 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
n/a
Number of Students Managed 30,526
n/a
Graduation Rate n/a
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a n/a
District Spending n/a n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a n/a
District Spending / Student n/a n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (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 Ms 301 Paul L Dunbar (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ps 333 The Museum School (0.2 miles away)
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  • 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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