Wadleigh Secondary School for the Performing and Visual Arts

Unclaimed
2/10
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Reviews
19
Grades
6-12
Students
440
Type
Public
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Academics
3/10
Test scores
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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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NY State Common Core Regents Exam
Algebra I
4%
State avg: 31%
English
62%
State avg: 66%
Geometry
0%
State avg: 22%
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1/10
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
67%
State avg: 79%
AP course participation
4%
State avg: 17%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
<1%
State avg: 67%
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Student progress
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Students
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Black
53%
Hispanic
44%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
2%
White
1%
Two or more races
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
14 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
178 :1
State avg: 385 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
92%
State avg: 92%
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Neighborhood
215 West 114th Street
New York, NY 10026
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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