Community Health Academy of the Heights

501 West 183rd St, New York, NY 10033 | (212) 568-3401
  • Grades: 6-10
  • Student Enrollment: 432
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School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 501 W 183rd St, New York, NY 10033
  • Principal or Admin: Sandra Maldonado
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: 432
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 29.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 232 (53.7%)
  • Females: 200 (46.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Community Health Academy of the Heights Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black235.3%
Asian--
Hispanic40694.0%
White20.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Community Health Academy of the Heights
  Number Percent
6th Grade7116.4%
7th Grade7717.8%
8th Grade10123.4%
9th Grade8018.5%
10th Grade6414.8%
Ungraded399.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 81-90%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
93.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
4.0%
District:
4.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
24.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
10.0%
District:
39.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
36.0%
District:
17.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
33.0%
District:
28.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
3.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
3.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
3.0%
District:
6.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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