High School Of Applied Communications

  • High School Of Applied Communications serves 412 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90-94% (which is higher 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 ≥95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

High School Of Applied Communications places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • High School Of Applied Communications's student population of 412 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students412 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • High School Of Applied Communications's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of High School Of Applied Communications is 0.60, 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#483 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:114:1
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Asian
13%
9%
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Hispanic
60%
26%
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Black
9%
17%
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White
15%
44%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.600.39
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Graduation Rate80-84%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School District NameNew York City Geographic #24 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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