Academy of the Arts (the)



Academy of the Arts (the) Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Academy of the Arts (the) Students by Grade
PK 17
K 43
1 50
2 45
3 31
4 51
5 41
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 1

Academy of the Arts (the) is a public elementary school located in Bronx, NY in the New York City Geographic District # 8 School District. It enrolls 279 students in grades 1st through 12th. Academy of the Arts (the) is the 2,364th largest public school in New York and the 43,333rd largest nationally. It has 12.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 279
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 22.23
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 43,333rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 2,364th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 854th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 2,274th out of 2,753

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Academy of the Arts (the) Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 146
(52%)
11,089
(52%)
 Female 133
(48%)
10,415
(48%)

Academy of the Arts (the) Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 188
(68%)
14,220
(66%)
 Black 81
(29%)
4,583
(21%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
159
(1%)
 White 3
(1%)
1,307
(6%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
1,177
(5%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
58
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Academy of the Arts (the) Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 245
(88%)
16,176
(75%)
 Not Eligible 22
(8%)
4,362
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(4%)
966
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Academy of the Arts (the) is ranked 1,028th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Academy of the Arts (the) students on free and reduced lunch assistance (92.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.2%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Academy of the Arts (the) Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 208
2006 228
2007 230
2008 191
2009 208
2010 214
2011 192
2012 234
2013 278
2014 286
2015 279

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.2
2006 15.2
2007 12.8
2008 11.2
2009 16
2010 12.6
2011 11.3
2012 13.8
2013 13.9
2014 14.3
2015 12.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.98557692307692
2006 0.98684210526316
2007 0.97826086956522
2008 0.93193717277487
2009
2010 0.94392523364486
2011 0.93229166666667
2012 0.94444444444444
2013 0.89208633093525
2014 0.95104895104895
2015 0.92114695340502

Compare Academy of the Arts (the) to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,260.0% 12.6:1
 
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 92.1%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Academy of the Arts (the)
Bronx, NY
Public PK - 05 279 12.6:1  
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Public 06 - 08 336 12.5:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 05 415 13.3:1 1 miles
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Private PK - 08 63 15:1 1 miles
St Ignatius School
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Private 06 - 08 73 8:1 1 miles
Bronx Studio School for Writers and Artists
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Public 06 - 12 591 14.8:1 1 miles
St Athanasius School
Bronx, NY
Private PK - 08 291 18:1 1 miles
Entrada Academy
Bronx, NY
Public 06 - 08 244 10.6:1 1 miles
Bronx Lighthouse Charter School
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Public KG - 12 658 13:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 05 520 13.3:1 1 miles
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