Academy For Health Careers

  • Academy For Health Careers serves 356 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Academy For Health Careers placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57%.

Top Placements

Academy For Health Careers places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • Academy For Health Careers's student population of 356 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students356 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Academy For Health Careers is ranked within the top 20% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Academy For Health Careers is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#516 out of 4239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
15%
27%
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Black
79%
17%
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White
1%
43%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.360.71
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Graduation Rate80-84%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #17 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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