Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School

207 W 133rd St
New York, NY 10030
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 1,050 students in grades Kindergarten-12, Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School ranks 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%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New York state level of 11:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 1,050 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • : 80-84% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • : 53% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School's student population of 1,050 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 95 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,050 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
95 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#3363 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
20%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
41%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
53%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
2%
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School and percentage of American Indian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
1%
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
27%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
68%
16%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
n/a
41%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.47
This chart displays the diversity score of Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
80-84%
87%
This chart displays graduation rate of Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School and public school graduation rate of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School's ranking?
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School is ranked #3363 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School often compared to?
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Harlem Prep Charter School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 41% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School?
The graduation rate of Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School is 80-84%, which is lower than the New York state average of 87%.
How many students attend Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School?
1,050 students attend Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
68% of Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School students are Black, 27% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are American Indian, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School?
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School offer ?
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School part of?
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School is part of Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School District.

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5   5/5/2023
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 1,050 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • : 80-84% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • : 53% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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