Humanities Preparatory Academy

351 W 18th St
New York, NY 10011
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Humanities Preparatory Academy serves 233 students in grades 9-12.
Humanities Preparatory Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-79% (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% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Humanities Preparatory Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Humanities Preparatory Academy's student population of 233 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students233 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Humanities Preparatory Academy is ranked within the top 30% 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 Humanities Preparatory Academy is 0.57, 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
#953 out of 4239 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥90%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
9%
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Hispanic
61%
27%
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Black
22%
17%
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White
8%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.570.71
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Graduation Rate
70-79%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 Humanities Preparatory Academy is Hudson High School Of Learning Technologies (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Nyc Lab Ms For Collaborative Studies (0.1 miles away)
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