Gotham Professional Arts Academy

265 Ralph Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11233 | (718) 455-0746
  • Grades: 9-11
  • Student Enrollment: 211
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 211 high school students from grades 9-11
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Alexander White
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 211
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 20.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 83 (39.3%)
  • Females: 128 (60.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Gotham Professional Arts Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black17181.0%
Asian31.4%
Hispanic3717.5%
White--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Gotham Professional Arts Academy
  Number Percent
9th Grade6832.2%
10th Grade7334.6%
11th Grade4923.2%
Ungraded2110.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 61-70%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
86.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
6.0%
District:
7.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
5.0%
District:
3.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
30.0%
District:
10.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
28.0%
District:
13.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
25.0%
District:
13.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
15.0%
District:
9.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
15.0%
District:
34.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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