Academy Charter School

  • Academy Charter School serves 945 students in grades Kindergarten-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (which is higher than the New York state average of 48%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 31% (which is lower than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Academy Charter School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.

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School Overview

  • Academy Charter School's student population of 945 students has grown by 96% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 103% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-9
Total Students945 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Academy Charter School
Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Academy Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,354 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Academy Charter School is 0.45, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Academy Charter School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
28%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Academy Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
69%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Academy Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Academy Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.450.39
This chart display the diversity score of Academy Charter School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAcademy Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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