Academy For Scholarship And Entrepreneurship
Academy For Scholarship And Entrepreneurship serves 383 students in grades 9-12.
Academy For Scholarship And Entrepreneurship placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 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 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).
Academy For Scholarship And Entrepreneurship ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Academy For Scholarship And Entrepreneurship's student population of 383 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Academy For Scholarship And Entrepreneurship is ranked within the top 20% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Academy For Scholarship And Entrepreneurship is 0.53, 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 Data
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#710 out of 4228 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education
I was a student that attended ASE and I must say, yes the school can be pretty chaotic at times considering it''s not exactly in the friendliest neighborhood, it however does give you lessons and provides cool business opportunities. The not so great side of it is that I would say it does baby the bad kids. What I mean by this is that when it comes to enforcement or punishment, don't seem to be very good at well except to the students with behavioral problems as they still do the same things and not much real trouble is given to them. Additionally, the have this protocol where if a student is being threatened or constantly harassed by others, instead of removing the bad kids from the school, they'll remove the good kid which is just really baffling to me because by doing this your making the school overall worse. Another thing I wished for while at the schools were more opportunities. No, the ones that were handed to use were ok, but as an ambitious business student I wanted more. I wanted more AP Class, more business trips, and more internships. I felt like there was so much more this school could give, but they were only giving us a little, as if we didn't have much potential. Now before I end this off, being at ASE was really an amazing time. Even though the school didn't do alot, they still tried their best to make it fun. Especially during the Holiday seasons, before we would do go break or have our holiday off from school, there would always be some type of event. Whether it be a party, feast, or staff just going around giving out candy. During our award ceremonies, students who won an award were always sure to win a round of applause and praise. We would also have school-wide field trips in the summer going to a park for the whole day and just relax or have fun. However, the thing I loved the most was the award trips. For instance, at the end of the year you had perfect attendance for the majority of the school you may have won a free trip to some place like Six Flags. I was amazing hope this review was helpful! My last piece of advice would be if you have a smart head on your shoulders and know how to stay out of trouble you will survive at this school.
I believe this is a very good school with teachers who care for and are committed to the students and their education. Even with an absence or a low score on tests, I was contacted by the teachers. Principal White is very involved and was very hands on and approachable. She was also open to suggestions. The students need to care about their education and parents need to be more involved and work in unison with the school. The Principal and faculty/staff should be commended for their hard work. Keep up the good work!
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