School of Performing Arts

977 Fox St, Bronx, NY 10459 | (718) 589-4844
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 352
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Seth Litt
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 352
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 28.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 192 (54.5%)
  • Females: 160 (45.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
School of Performing Arts Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.6%
Black9025.6%
Asian102.8%
Hispanic24970.7%
White10.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For School of Performing Arts
  Number Percent
6th Grade7621.6%
7th Grade10730.4%
8th Grade10028.4%
Ungraded6919.6%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 91-100%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
2.0%
District:
6.0%
State:
3.0%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
88.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
3.0%
District:
6.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
11.0%
District:
4.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
21.0%
District:
11.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
20.0%
District:
12.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
21.0%
District:
11.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
18.0%
District:
17.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
32.0%
District:
31.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
15.0%
District:
18.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
11.0%
District:
22.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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