Lexington Academy

  • Lexington Academy serves 615 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 22% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Lexington Academy 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • Lexington Academy's student population of 615 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students615 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lexington Academy 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lexington Academy is 0.33, 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 School Rank (16-17)#3793 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
81%
27%
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Black
14%
17%
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White
2%
43%
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Diversity Score0.330.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 4 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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