Gramercy Arts High School

40 Irving Pl
New York, NY 10003
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Gramercy Arts High School serves 493 students in grades 9-12.
Gramercy Arts 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Gramercy Arts High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Gramercy Arts High School's student population of 493 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students493 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Gramercy Arts High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Gramercy Arts High School is 0.64, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#634 out of 4239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
48%
27%
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Black
36%
17%
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White
6%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.640.71
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Graduation Rate
80-84%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gramercy Arts High School is Academy For Software Engineering (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ballet Tech/nyc Public School For Dance (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Success Academy Charter School-union Square (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • New York Academy For Software Engineering Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 456 students
    0.0 miles
    40 Irving Pl
    New York, NY 10003
    (212) 253-3299
    0 9-12 456
  • New York High School For Language And Diplomacy Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 328 students
    0.0 miles
    40 Irving Pl
    New York, NY 10003
    (212) 253-2480
    0 9-12 328
  • New York International High School At Union Square Math: 80-89% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 349 students
    0.0 miles
    40 Irving Pl
    New York, NY 10003
    (212) 533-2560
    0 9-12 349
  • New York Success Academy Charter School-union Square Charter School
    Grades: K-6 | 621 students
    0.0 miles
    40 Irving Pl-2nd Fl
    New York, NY 10003
    (646) 790-2161
    0 K-6 621
  • New York Union Square Academy For Health Sciences Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 397 students
    0.0 miles
    40 Irving Pl
    New York, NY 10003
    (212) 253-3110
    0 9-12 397

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