Archimedes Academy for Math, Science and Technology Applications

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3/10
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Reviews
12
Grades
6-12
Students
614
Type
Public
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Academics
3/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


NY State Common Core Regents Exam
Algebra I
35%
State avg: 31%
English
46%
State avg: 66%
Geometry
0%
State avg: 22%
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2/10
College readiness
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Very concerning:

This school is far below the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


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Ask the schools what it’s doing to improve access to advanced classes and help prepare students for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
52%
State avg: 79%
AP course participation
0%
State avg: 17%
Percentage SAT/ACT participation grades 11-12
46%
State avg: 47%
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5/10
Student progress

Worth a deeper look:

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

Average student progress (also known as student growth) means different things. In some states, the average progress is so low, a majority of students are not ready for college and career. It also depends on the school's test scores.

Average progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but keeping up with their peers.

Average progress with high test scores means students have strong academic skills and students in this school are learning at the same rate as similar students in other schools.


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Students
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Hispanic
58%
Black
32%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
7%
White
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Two or more races
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
12 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
634 :1
State avg: 385 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
86%
State avg: 92%
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12 Reviews
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Neighborhood
456 White Plains Road
Bronx, NY 10473
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Last modified: June 28, 2017
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