Norma Adams Clemons Academy

43 Snyder Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11226
(School attendance zone shown in map)
2/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 613 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Norma Adams Clemons Academy ranks 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%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 613 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • : 70-74% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Norma Adams Clemons Academy's student population of 613 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
613 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
51 teachers
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School Rankings

Norma Adams Clemons Academy ranks within the bottom 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Norma Adams Clemons Academy is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#3769 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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19%
46%
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31%
49%
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70-74%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
23%
29%
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Black
69%
16%
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White
5%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.47
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
5%
7%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Norma Adams Clemons Academy's ranking?
Norma Adams Clemons Academy is ranked #3769 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Norma Adams Clemons Academy often compared to?
Norma Adams Clemons Academyis often viewed alongside schools like Ps 92 Adrian Hegeman, Ps 249 Caton, Ps 245 by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 31% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Norma Adams Clemons Academy?
613 students attend Norma Adams Clemons Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
69% of Norma Adams Clemons Academy students are Black, 23% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are White, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Norma Adams Clemons Academy?
Norma Adams Clemons Academy has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Norma Adams Clemons Academy offer ?
Norma Adams Clemons Academy offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Norma Adams Clemons Academy part of?
Norma Adams Clemons Academy is part of New York City Geographic District #17 School District.
In what neighborhood is Norma Adams Clemons Academy located?
Norma Adams Clemons Academy is located in the Flatbush neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY. There are 14 other public schools located in Flatbush.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 613 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • : 70-74% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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