Clark Academy

  • Clark Academy serves 68 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the New York state average of 39%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the New York state average of 39%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • Clark Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • Clark Academy's student population of 68 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students68 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Clark Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 4,375 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 3:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Clark Academy is 0.65, 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 (12-13)#1435 out of 4375 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)<50%
39%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)<50%
39%
Student : Teacher Ratio3:113:1
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
26%
27%
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Black
48%
17%
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White
25%
43%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.650.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreenburgh-North Castle Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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    0.5 miles
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    0.5 miles
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  • Hastings On Hudson Farragut Middle School
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