Columbia Secondary School

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8/10
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Reviews
31
Grades
6-12
Students
660
Type
Public
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Academics
9/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


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Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


NY State Common Core Regents Exam
Algebra I
67%
State avg: 31%
Geometry
52%
State avg: 22%
English
96%
State avg: 66%
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10/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

Good news!

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

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


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Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
98%
State avg: 79%
AP course participation
42%
State avg: 17%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
65%
State avg: 67%
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Student progress
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Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Hispanic
44%
Black
22%
White
20%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
13%
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
18 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
665 :1
State avg: 385 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
86%
State avg: 92%
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Neighborhood
425 West 123rd Street
New York, NY 10027
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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