Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning School

7/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
2
Grades
PK-K, 6-12
Students
712
Type
Public
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Academics
4/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.
NY State Common Core Regents Exam
Algebra I
16%
State avg 31%
English
63%
State avg 66%
Geometry
7%
State avg 22%
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5/10
College readiness
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4-year high school graduation rate
65%
State avg: 78%
AP course participation
25%
State avg: 17%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
71%
State avg: 67%
10/10
Student progress

Good news!

Students at this school are making far more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to other students in the state.

High student progress (also known as student growth) means different things, depending on the school's test scores.

High progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a great job at supporting their academic growth compared to most other schools.

High progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing an excellent job at supporting academic growth compared to most other schools.

Parent tip:

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's success.

Equity
Environment
Students
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Hispanic
Black
White
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
Two or more races
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
13 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
654 :1
State avg: 385 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
8%
State avg: 8%
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Neighborhood
511 West 182nd Street
New York, NY 10033
PRINCIPAL - MR. THOMAS ROCHOWICZ - School leader
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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