Washington Heights Academy

93 Nagle Ave, New York, NY 10040 | (212) 642-1450
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 161
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Crystal Felix

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 161
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 10.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 83 (51.6%)
  • Females: 78 (48.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Washington Heights Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.6%
Black42.5%
Asian74.3%
Hispanic13080.7%
White1911.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Washington Heights Academy
  Number Percent
Kindergarten2213.7%
1st Grade2314.3%
2nd Grade2314.3%
3rd Grade2515.5%
4th Grade2616.1%
5th Grade4226.1%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 61-70%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
94.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
2.0%
District:
4.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
10.0%
District:
2.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
10.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
10.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
5.0%
District:
6.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
40.0%
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:
13.0%
District:
17.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
13.0%
District:
28.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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