Knowledge And Power Preparatory Academy Iii

2055 Mapes Ave
Bronx, NY 10460
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Knowledge And Power Preparatory Academy Iii serves 388 students in grades 6-8.
Knowledge And Power Preparatory Academy Iii 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower 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 33% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher 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

Knowledge And Power Preparatory Academy Iii places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Knowledge And Power Preparatory Academy Iii's student population of 388 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students388 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Knowledge And Power Preparatory Academy Iii is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Knowledge And Power Preparatory Academy Iii is 0.45, 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
#3573 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
69%
27%
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Black
27%
17%
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White
1%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.450.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #12 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Knowledge And Power Preparatory Academy Iii is Urban Assembly School For Wildlife Conservation (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Middle School 129 Academy Of Independent Learning And Leadership (0.0 miles away)
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