Satellite Academy High School

  • Satellite Academy High School serves 246 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (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 80-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Satellite Academy High School's student population of 246 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students246 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Satellite Academy High School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Satellite Academy High School is 0.51, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#1689 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
61%
26%
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Black
35%
17%
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White
4%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Satellite Academy High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.51n/a
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Graduation Rate10-14%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic # 2 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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