Kipp Nyc Washington Heights Academy Charter School

  • Kipp Nyc Washington Heights Academy Charter School serves 908 students in grades Kindergarten-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45% (which is lower than the New York state average of 48%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 27% (which is lower than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Kipp Nyc Washington Heights Academy Charter School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.

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School Overview

  • Kipp Nyc Washington Heights Academy Charter School's student population of 908 students has grown by 349% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 74 teachers has grown by 94% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-9
Total Students908 students
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Total Classroom Teachers74 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kipp Nyc Washington Heights Academy Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,354 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kipp Nyc Washington Heights Academy Charter School is 0.21, which is less 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)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
48%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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Hispanic
88%
26%
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Black
12%
17%
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Diversity Score0.210.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKipp Nyc Washington Heights Academy Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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