Jane Addams High School For Academic Careers (Closed 2018)

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  • Jane Addams High School For Academic Careers served 133 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 70-74% (which was higher than the New York state average of 48%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 80-89% (which was higher than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Jane Addams High School For Academic Careers placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the New York state average of 57%.

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School Overview

School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students133 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank (14-15)#885 out of 4393 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
48%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
70%
27%
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Black
28%
17%
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White
2%
43%
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Diversity Score0.440.71
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Graduation Rate40-44%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 8 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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