Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences

  • Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences serves 348 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences operates within the New York City Geographic #18 School District.
  • New York City Geographic #18 School District's 33% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 348 students has grown by 16% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 348 students
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Total Students (2009-2015)
Gender % Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Total Teachers (2009-2015)
Students by Grade Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2014)
Asian
n/a
9%
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Asian Students (2009-2012)
Hispanic
9%
25%
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Black Students (2009-2015)
Black
89%
18%
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Black Students (2009-2015)
White
n/a
45%
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences White Students (2010-2012)
Hawaiian
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Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Hawaiian Students (2009-2012)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.20 0.37
Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Diversity Score (2009-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Cultural Academy For The Arts And Sciences Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2014)

District Comparison

  • New York City Geographic #18 School District's student population of 16,431 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 33% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #18 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
2
Number of Students Managed 16,431 935
New York City Geographic #18 School District Students Managed (2005-2015)
Graduation Rate 33% 87%
New York City Geographic #18 School District Graduation Rate (2010-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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