Wings Academy

1122 E 180th St
Bronx, NY 10460
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Wings Academy serves 493 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher 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 80-84% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Wings Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than 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% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Wings Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Wings Academy's student population of 493 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students493 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Wings Academy is ranked within the top 30% 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 Wings Academy is 0.53, 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
#1078 out of 4239 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
41%
27%
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Black
55%
17%
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White
1%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.530.71
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Graduation Rate
50-54%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #12 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wings Academy is Urban Assembly School For Wildlife Conservation (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is P.S. 214 (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 6 West Farms (0.3 miles away)
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