Success Academy Charter School-harlem 5

  • Success Academy Charter School-harlem 5 serves 806 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 93% (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 65% (which is higher than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Success Academy Charter School-harlem 5 placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57%.

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Success Academy Charter School-harlem 5 places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • Success Academy Charter School-harlem 5's student population of 806 students has grown by 54% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 64 teachers has grown by 178% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students806 students
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Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Success Academy Charter School-harlem 5 is ranked within the top 20% of all 4,393 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 13:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Success Academy Charter School-harlem 5 is 0.46, 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 School Rank (14-15)#736 out of 4393 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Success Academy Charter School-harlem 5 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Success Academy Charter School-harlem 5 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
28%
27%
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Black
68%
17%
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White
1%
43%
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Success Academy Charter School-harlem 5.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.460.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Success Academy Charter School-harlem 5 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSuccess Academy Charter School-Harlem 5 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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