Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School

Tel: (212)281-1248
  • Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School serves 787 students in grades KG-10.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the NY average of 14:1.
  • Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School operates within the Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 787 students has grown by 120% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 96% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-10
Total Students787 students
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School Total Students (2011-2015)
Gender %Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School Total Teachers (2011-2015)
Students by GradeDemocracy Prep Harlem Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School American Indian Students (2011-2014)
Asian
n/a
9%
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School Asian Students (2011-2014)
Hispanic
32%
25%
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School Black Students (2011-2014)
Black
68%
18%
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School Black Students (2011-2014)
White
n/a
45%
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School White Students (2013-2014)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.440.70
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School Diversity Score (2011-2015)
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.
62%
45%
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2015)
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.
4%
6%
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2015)

District Comparison

  • Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School District's student population of 787 students has grown by 120% over five years.
School District NameDemocracy Prep Harlem Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed787935
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School District Students Managed (2011-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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