Democracy Preparatory Charter School District

2230 5th Ave
New York, NY 10037
10/
10
Top 5%

Top Rankings

Democracy Preparatory Charter School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New York for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 1%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public school serving 669 students in Democracy Preparatory Charter School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 1% of public schools in New York.
Public School in Democracy Preparatory Charter School District have an average math proficiency score of 95% (versus the New York public school average of 56%), and reading proficiency score of 92% (versus the 63% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the New York public school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
1 School
4,804 Schools
# Students
669 Students
2,526,520 Students
# Teachers
55 Teachers
215,025 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Democracy Preparatory Charter School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 786 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has increased from 65-69% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NY)
#9 out of 788 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Democracy Preparatory Charter   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
≥95%
55%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Democracy Preparatory Charter   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
90-94%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Democracy Preparatory Charter   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
80-84%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Democracy Preparatory Charter   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.51
0.72
# American Indian Students
9 Students
18,588 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
9 Students
249,216 Students
% Asian Students
1%
10%
# Hispanic Students
204 Students
726,742 Students
% Hispanic Students
31%
29%
# Black Students
426 Students
408,333 Students
% Black Students
64%
16%
# White Students
9 Students
1,036,576 Students
% White Students
1%
41%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
6,065 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
10 Students
80,416 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
56,452
# Students in K Grade:
-
173,952
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
175,866
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
179,876
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
179,592
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
182,761
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
184,189
# Students in 6th Grade:
60
186,528
# Students in 7th Grade:
96
191,088
# Students in 8th Grade:
110
194,752
# Students in 9th Grade:
112
208,652
# Students in 10th Grade:
106
198,832
# Students in 11th Grade:
101
188,822
# Students in 12th Grade:
81
188,400
# Ungraded Students:
3
36,758

District Revenue and Spending

The school district's spending/student of $15,930 is less than the state median of $31,956. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Spending
$11 MM
$80,737 MM
This chart display total spending of Democracy Preparatory Charter   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$15,930
$31,956
This chart display average spending per public school student in Democracy Preparatory Charter   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Democracy Preparatory Charter School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Democracy Preparatory Charter School
Charter School
(Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2230 5th Ave
New York, NY 10037
(212) 281-3061
Grades: 6-12
| 669 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Democracy Preparatory Charter School District?
Democracy Preparatory Charter School District manages 1 public schools serving 669 students.
What is the rank of Democracy Preparatory Charter School District?
Democracy Preparatory Charter School District is ranked #9 out of 786 school districts in New York (top 5%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of New York school districts for: Highest overall rank (Top 5%), Highest math proficiency (Top 1%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
What is the racial composition of students in Democracy Preparatory Charter School District?
64% of Democracy Preparatory Charter School District students are Black, 31% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Democracy Preparatory Charter School District?
Democracy Preparatory Charter School District has a student/teacher ratio of 12:1, which is equal to the New York state average of 12:1.
What is Democracy Preparatory Charter School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $15,930 is less than the state median of $31,956. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 1 school
  • Grades: 06-12
  • Enrollment: 669 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : 80-84% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • : Top 5%
  • : ≥95% (Top 1%)
  • : 90-94% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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