220 Henry St
New York, NY 10002
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Orchard Collegiate Academy serves 295 students in grades 9-12.
Orchard Collegiate Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥80% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥80% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 295 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥80% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥80% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Orchard Collegiate Academy's student population of 295 students has grown by 109% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
295 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Orchard Collegiate Academy is ranked within the top 30% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Orchard Collegiate Academy is 0.59, 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.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#920 out of 4228 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥80%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥80%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
9%
10%
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Hispanic
59%
28%
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Black
25%
17%
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White
1%
41%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
83%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 295 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥80% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥80% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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