Accion Academy

1825 Prospect Ave
Bronx, NY 10457
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Accion Academy serves 152 students in grades 6-8.
Accion Academy 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower 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 25-29% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Accion Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Accion Academy's student population of 152 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students152 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

Accion Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 diversity score of Accion Academy is 0.40, 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 Testing Rank
#3961 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
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1%
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Asian
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9%
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Hispanic
74%
27%
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Black
24%
17%
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White
2%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
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3%
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Diversity Score
0.400.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #12 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Accion Academy is Bronx Envision Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is I.S. 318 Math Science & Technical Through Arts School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 44 David C Farragut (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bronx P.S. 44 David C Farragut Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 278 students
    0.0 miles
    1825 Prospect Ave
    Bronx, NY 10457
    (718) 583-2360
    0 PK-5 278
  • Bronx I.S. 318 Math Science & Technical Through Arts School Math: 9% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 257 students
    0.1 miles
    1919 Prospect Ave
    Bronx, NY 10457
    (718) 294-8504
    0.1 6-8 257
  • Bronx P.S. 211 Math: 24% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 598 students
    0.1 miles
    1919 Prospect Ave
    Bronx, NY 10457
    (718) 901-0436
    0.1 PK-8 598
  • Bronx Icahn Charter School 6 Charter School
    Grades: K-7 | 333 students
    0.3 miles
    1701 Fulton Ave
    Bronx, NY 10457
    (718) 294-1706
    0.3 K-7 333
  • Bronx Knowledge And Power Preparatory Academy Iii Math: 23% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 388 students
    0.3 miles
    2055 Mapes Ave
    Bronx, NY 10460
    (718) 561-3580
    0.3 6-8 388

School Reviews

5  
My school is fun && the teachers are good some like mr. Robertson he makes sure we get our work done know matter what he's the social studies/ science teacher ms.luethner is the ELA teacher she strict to get your work done too
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