Norma Adams Clemons Academy

43 Snyder Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11226
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Norma Adams Clemons Academy serves 664 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
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 20% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Norma Adams Clemons 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Norma Adams Clemons Academy's student population of 664 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students664 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

Norma Adams Clemons 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 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Norma Adams Clemons Academy is 0.44, 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
#3944 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)
20%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
22%
27%
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Black
72%
17%
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White
3%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.440.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #17 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Norma Adams Clemons Academy is Academy Of Hospitality And Tourism (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Explore Charter School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Achievement First Voyager Charter School (0.0 miles away)
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