City College Academy Of The Arts

  • City College Academy Of The Arts serves 599 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • City College Academy Of The Arts's student population of 599 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students599 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • City College Academy Of The Arts's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of City College Academy Of The Arts is 0.12, which is less 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#1237 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
94%
26%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
2%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in City College Academy Of The Arts.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.120.39
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Graduation Rate≥95%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic # 6 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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