Success Academy Charter School-harlem 1

  • Success Academy Charter School-harlem 1 serves 1,156 students in grades Kindergarten-11.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 48%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 57% (which is higher than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Success Academy Charter School-harlem 1 placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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Success Academy Charter School-harlem 1 places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • Success Academy Charter School-harlem 1's student population of 1,156 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 96 teachers has grown by 77% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-11
Total Students1,156 students
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Total Classroom Teachers96 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Success Academy Charter School-harlem 1 is ranked within the top 30% of all 4,354 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Success Academy Charter School-harlem 1 is 0.40, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
48%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
21%
26%
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Black
75%
17%
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White
1%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Success Academy Charter School-harlem 1.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.400.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSuccess Academy Charter -harlem 1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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