Academy of American Studies

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7/10
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Reviews
109
Grades
9-12
Students
877
Type
Public
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This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform about average on state tests, have above average college readiness measures, ... More

Academics
6/10
Test scores
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Worth a deeper look:

Test scores at this school are about the same as the state average, though still below the top-performing schools in the state. Because test scores in some states are so low, many 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 ask the school what it’s doing to accelerate progress for students.


Subject
% Proficient
NY State Common Core Regents Exam
English
72%
State avg: 66%
Geometry
21%
State avg: 22%
Algebra II
4%
State avg: 34%
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7/10
College readiness
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A promising sign:

This school is 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.


Parent tip

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
89%
State avg: 79%
AP course participation
12%
State avg: 17%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
86%
State avg: 67%
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Students
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Hispanic
35%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
29%
White
28%
Black
7%
Two or more races
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
234 :1
State avg: 385 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
88%
State avg: 92%
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109 Reviews
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Neighborhood
28-4 41st Avenue
Queens, NY 11101
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