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Washington Heights Academy Overview

Washington Heights Academy is a part of the New York City Geographic District # 6 school district in Manhattan, New York. As of our last data update the school employs 20.00 full-time teachers. There are 389 students of which 297 receive a free lunch and 21 receive a price-reduced lunch.

Testing data (where available), resources, graphs, county-level educational attainment, and more can be located below. We also appreciate and encourage students, teachers, and family members to submit additional information, reviews, and comments below.

School Address

WASHINGTON HEIGHTS ACADEMY
202 SHERMAN AVE
MANHATTAN, NY 10034

Mailing Address

WASHINGTON HEIGHTS ACADEMY
202 SHERMAN AVE
MANHATTAN, NY 10034

General Information

Level: Primary / Elementary School
District: New York City Geographic District # 6
Phone Number: 212-304-3320
School ID: 360008305990
Full-time Teachers: 20.00
Total Students: 389
Eligible for Free Lunch: 297
Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 21

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School Notes

This school has a student to teacher ratio of 19.45 students per full-time teacher compared to the New York average of 13.42 students per full-time teacher.

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Students, Teachers, and Free Lunch graphs

Number of Students 1

Full-time Teachers 1

Free Lunch Eligible 1

Legend mark for school points - Washington Heights Academy Values
Legend mark for state points - New York Average Values
Legend mark for national points - National Average Values

*Values of 0 in the graphs above are typically indicative of missing or erroneous data.
The 2011-2012 school year is the most recently available data provided by the federal government for the above topics (total students, FTE teachers, and free lunches). More recent data if often available via the state's Department of Education link located in the 'Government Resources' box above.


Assessment Testing Scores and Results

New York Grade 3-8 ELA and Math Scores
Test TypeTotal TestedMean ScoresLevel 1Level 2Level 3Level 4
Grade 3 ELA 57 293 42% 35% 21% 2%
Grade 4 ELA 69 300 33% 33% 23% 10%
Grade 5 ELA 50 311 12% 56% 22% 10%
Grade 3 Math 57 297 30% 44% 23% 4%
Grade 4 Math 69 307 19% 52% 12% 17%
Grade 5 Math 51 324 12% 31% 35% 22%

*Denotes a value that is not applicable (e.g. too few scores to be statistically significant).
Source: New York ELA and Math Examination 2013-2014 http://schools.nyc.gov/Accountability/resources/testing/default.htm

* Denotes data that was either not reported or not applicable

Previous Assessment Test Results

Test and Grade Level Proficient or better 2010-2011 Proficient or better 2011-2012
Math: All Students55-59%70-74%
Reading and Language Arts: All Students40-44%55-59%
Math: All Female50-59%65-69%
Reading and Language Arts: All Female40-49%60-64%
Math: All Male60-69%75-79%
Reading and Language Arts: All Male40-49%45-49%
Math: 3rd Grade20-29%50-59%
Reading and Language Arts: 3rd Grade20-29%40-49%
Math: 4th Grade80-89%70-79%
Reading and Language Arts: 4th Grade50-59%50-59%
Math: 5th Grade70-79%80-89%
Reading and Language Arts: 5th Grade50-59%70-79%
Notes:
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<= means less than or equal to
< means less than

Educational Attainment for New York County (25 and Older)

Overall Educational Attainment

Male Educational Attainment

Female Educational Attainment

  1. Percent of Group without a HS Diploma
  2. Percent of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Percent of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Percent of Group with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher

Income by Educational Attainment for New York County (25 and Older)

Overall Income by Educational Attainment

Male Income by Educational Attainment

Female Income by Educational Attainment

  1. Median Income of Group without a HS diploma
  2. Median Income of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Median Income of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Median Income of Group with a Bachelor's Degree
  5. Median Income of Group with a Professional Degree

Reviews and Ratings for WASHINGTON HEIGHTS ACADEMY

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Sources:
1. NCES Common Core of Data 2008-2012 - http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/
Educational Attainment: U.S. Census Bureau, 2009-2013 5-Year American Community Survey