Sheridan Academy For Young Leaders

  • Sheridan Academy For Young Leaders serves 603 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Sheridan Academy For Young Leaders operates within the New York City Geographic # 9 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 603 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students603 students
Sheridan Academy For Young Leaders Total Students (2010-2015)
Gender %Sheridan Academy For Young Leaders Gender
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
Sheridan Academy For Young Leaders Total Teachers (2010-2015)
Students by GradeSheridan Academy For Young Leaders Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
Sheridan Academy For Young Leaders Student Teacher Ratio (2010-2015)
Asian
1%
9%
Sheridan Academy For Young Leaders Asian Students (2010-2015)
Hispanic
67%
25%
Sheridan Academy For Young Leaders Black Students (2010-2015)
Black
31%
18%
Sheridan Academy For Young Leaders Black Students (2010-2015)
White
1%
45%
Sheridan Academy For Young Leaders White Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSheridan Academy For Young Leaders All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.460.70
Sheridan Academy For Young Leaders Diversity Score (2010-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
83%
45%
Sheridan Academy For Young Leaders Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
6%
Sheridan Academy For Young Leaders Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2015)

District Comparison

  • New York City Geographic # 9 School District's student population of 34,995 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District NameNew York City Geographic # 9 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
71
2
Number of Students Managed34,995935
New York City Geographic # 9 School District Students Managed (2005-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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