Philip J Schuyler Achievement Academy

676 Clinton Ave, Albany, NY 12206 | (518) 475-6700
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 304
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Dorinda Davis
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Albany City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $20,847
  • Graduation Rate: 61.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 6.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 12.0
  • Enrolled Students: 8,423

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 304
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 25.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 158 (52.0%)
  • Females: 146 (48.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 29 (9.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 251 (82.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 280 (92.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Philip J Schuyler Achievement Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian62.0%
Black21570.7%
Asian144.6%
Hispanic3511.5%
White3411.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Philip J Schuyler Achievement Academy
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten185.9%
Kindergarten5417.8%
1st Grade5518.1%
2nd Grade4414.5%
3rd Grade4615.1%
4th Grade4514.8%
5th Grade4213.8%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 81-90%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
93.0%
District:
92.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
8.0%
District:
16.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
11.0%
District:
13.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
25.0%
District:
25.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
8.0%
District:
13.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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1 review for Philip J Schuyler Achievement Academy

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on December 11, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • An awsome school my daughter went to the school since k-2 grade. THe teachers there very pleasent and they have your child in there best interest and the principal a blessing and very caring women she a mother, sister, friend and more. So this is the best school in albany ny i will sujest to any one who wants the best for there child. God Bless. Mrs. Boatright.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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The overall school rating shows that Philip J Schuyler Achievement Academy performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on NYSTP state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies

NYSTP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201022.5%45.6%54.7%
200951.2%61.4%75.8%
200848.9%59.9%70.1%
 
Math Test
201023.8%47.6%59.1%
200985.4%81.9%92.9%
200853.3%73.5%89.9%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201018.2%34.7%56.7%
200952.3%67.1%76.9%
200846.3%51.4%71.1%
 
Math Test
201035.6%45.3%63.8%
200960.0%74.5%87.2%
200863.4%65.9%83.8%
 
Science Test
201094.0%91.0%89.0%
200992.0%86.0%88.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201023.8%38.2%52.5%
200965.8%69.4%82.2%
200860.6%61.7%77.6%
 
Math Test
201014.3%39.6%64.6%
200976.7%69.5%88.1%
200835.3%58.5%83.2%
 
Social Studies Test
201082.0%84.0%86.0%
200979.0%75.0%86.0%
 
Source: NY Department of Education 2009-2010

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