Kipp Academy Charter School

  • Kipp Academy Charter School serves 1,075 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (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 ≥95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Kipp Academy Charter School placed in the top 5% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Kipp Academy Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • Kipp Academy Charter School's student population of 1,075 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 94 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students1,075 students
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Total Classroom Teachers94 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kipp Academy Charter School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Kipp Academy Charter School is 0.51, 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#117 out of 4239 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kipp Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kipp Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Kipp Academy Charter School and percentage of American Indian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Kipp Academy Charter School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
57%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kipp Academy Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
41%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kipp Academy Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
43%
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 Kipp Academy Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.510.71
This chart display the diversity score of Kipp Academy Charter School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥95%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kipp Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKIPP Academy Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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