Urban Assembly for the Performing Arts

Unclaimed
3/10
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Reviews
6
Grades
9-12
Students
362
Type
Public
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This school is rated below average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform below average on state tests, have below average college readiness measures, ... More

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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Subject
% Proficient
NY State Common Core Regents Exam
Algebra I
2%
State avg: 31%
Geometry
0%
State avg: 22%
English
66%
State avg: 66%
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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
75%
State avg: 79%
AP course participation
0%
State avg: 17%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
<1%
State avg: 67%
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Students
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Black
54%
Hispanic
43%
Two or more races
1%
White
1%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
16 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
294 :1
State avg: 385 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
77%
State avg: 92%
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6 Reviews
4 out of 5 stars
5 2
4 1
3 1
2 0
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Neighborhood
509 West 129th Street
New York, NY 10027
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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