Success Academy Charter School-upper West

Success Academy Charter School-upper West serves 737 students in grades Kindergarten-7.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 40%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Success Academy Charter School-upper West's student population of 737 students has grown by 35% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-7
Total Students737 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Success Academy Charter School-upper West is 0.73, which is more 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
≥95%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
85-89%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Success Academy Charter School-upper West 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 Ratio16:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
9%
9%
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Hispanic
36%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Success Academy Charter School-upper West and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
21%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Success Academy Charter School-upper West and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
30%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Success Academy Charter School-upper West and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.730.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
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-upper West 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-Upper West School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Success Academy Charter School-upper West is Broome Street Academy Charter High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Spruce Street School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Peck Slip School (0.1 miles away)
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