Humanities Preparatory Academy

  • Humanities Preparatory Academy serves 214 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-79% (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 ≥90% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Humanities Preparatory Academy's student population of 214 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students214 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Humanities Preparatory Academy's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Humanities Preparatory Academy is 0.59, 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#916 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
9%
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Hispanic
57%
26%
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Black
28%
17%
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White
8%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.590.39
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Graduation Rate70-79%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT # 2 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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