Island Academy (Closed 2006)

Island Academy served 67 students in grades 10.
Minority enrollment was 93% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 10
Total Students67 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (01-02)19 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2005-2006 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Student : Teacher Ration/a13:1
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American Indian
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1%
Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
39%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Island Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Black
54%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Island Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
White
7%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Island Academy and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Island Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.560.71
This chart display the diversity score of Island Academy and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (01-02)
27%
36%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #23 School District
Source: 2005-2006 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Island Academy is Rose M Singer Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 2 Alfred Zimberg (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • East Elmhurst P.S. 2 Alfred Zimberg Math: 73% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 565 students
    0.2 miles
    75-10 21st Ave
    East Elmhurst, NY 11370
    (718) 728-1459
    0.2 K-5 565
  • East Elmhurst Rose M Singer Center Alternative School
    Grades: 8-12 | 217 students
    0.3 miles
    19-19 Hazen St
    East Elmhurst, NY 11370
    (718) 546-7450
    0.3 8-12 217
  • Astoria P.S. 84 Steinway Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 271 students
    0.5 miles
    22-45 41st St
    Astoria, NY 11105
    (718) 278-1915
    0.5 PK-5 271
  • Astoria I.S. 141 Steinway Math: 57% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,111 student
    0.6 miles
    37-11 21st Ave
    Astoria, NY 11105
    (718) 278-6403
    0.6 6-8 1,111
  • Astoria P.S. 85 Judge Charles Vallone Math: 61% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 658 students
    0.9 miles
    23-70 31st St
    Astoria, NY 11105
    (718) 278-3630
    0.9 PK-5 658
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