Wings Academy

1122 E 180th St
Bronx, NY 10460
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 278 students in grades 9-12, Wings Academy ranks 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%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 278 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : 70-74% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-59% (Top 50%)
  • : 70-79% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Wings Academy's student population of 278 students has declined by 39% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
278 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Wings Academy ranks within the bottom 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Wings Academy is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#2198 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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40-49%
46%
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40-59%
49%
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70-79%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
50%
29%
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Black
46%
16%
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White
2%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.54
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70-74%
87%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Wings Academy's ranking?
Wings Academy is ranked #2198 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Wings Academy often compared to?
Wings Academyis often viewed alongside schools like Harry S Truman High School, Bronx Preparatory Charter School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 40-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Wings Academy?
The graduation rate of Wings Academy is 70-74%, which is lower than the New York state average of 87%.
How many students attend Wings Academy?
278 students attend Wings Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of Wings Academy students are Hispanic, 46% of students are Black, 2% of students are White, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Wings Academy?
Wings Academy has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Wings Academy offer ?
Wings Academy offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Wings Academy part of?
In what neighborhood is Wings Academy located?
Wings Academy is located in the East Bronx neighborhood of Bronx, NY. There are 77 other public schools located in East Bronx.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 278 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : 70-74% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-59% (Top 50%)
  • : 70-79% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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