Sheridan Preparatory Academy

Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Sheridan Preparatory Academy serves 380 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Sheridan Preparatory 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Sheridan Preparatory Academy's student population of 380 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students380 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Sheridan Preparatory 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 Sheridan Preparatory Academy is 0.65, 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
#4166 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
9%
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Hispanic
22%
27%
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Black
54%
17%
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White
9%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sheridan Preparatory Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.650.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sheridan Preparatory Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlbany City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Sheridan Preparatory Academy is Onondaga Cnty Sheriff's Dept (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brighter Choice Charter School For Boys (0.3 miles away)
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