Crotona Academy High School

  • Crotona Academy High School serves 128 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥90% (which is higher than the New York state average of 48%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥80% (which is higher than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Crotona Academy High School 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 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Crotona Academy High School's student population of 128 students has grown by 29% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students128 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Crotona Academy High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 4,354 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Crotona Academy High School is 0.53, which is more 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
48%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥80%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
55%
26%
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Black
42%
17%
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White
3%
44%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.530.39
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Graduation Rate<50%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic # 7 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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