Fort Green Preparatory Academy

  • Fort Green Preparatory Academy serves 216 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Fort Green Preparatory Academy's student population of 216 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students216 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fort Green Preparatory Academy's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fort Green Preparatory Academy is 0.52, 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#3939 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
31%
26%
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Black
62%
17%
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White
4%
44%
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Diversity Score0.520.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic #13 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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