Validus Preparatory Academy

1595 Bathgate Ave, Bronx, NY 10457 | (718) 466-4000
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 409
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 409 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Brady Smith
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: 409
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 23.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 137 (33.5%)
  • Females: 272 (66.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Validus Preparatory Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian41.0%
Black15838.6%
Asian20.5%
Hispanic24359.4%
White20.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Validus Preparatory Academy
  Number Percent
9th Grade8119.8%
10th Grade9222.5%
11th Grade9924.2%
12th Grade10826.4%
Ungraded297.1%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
68.0%
District:
64.0%
Percent of Graduates Earning a Regents Diploma
School:
68.0%
District:
67.0%
State:
83.0%
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
5.0%
District:
4.0%
State:
3.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 81-90%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
80.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
8.0%
District:
6.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
4.0%
District:
4.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
4.0%
District:
10.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
3.0%
District:
12.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
4.0%
District:
10.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
26.0%
District:
16.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
4.0%
District:
32.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
19.0%
District:
21.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
17.0%
District:
28.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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