Kipp Academy Charter School

250 East 156th Strm 413, Bronx, NY 10451 | (718) 665-3555
  • Grades: 5-9
  • Student Enrollment: 393
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 250 E 156th St-Rm 413, Bronx, NY 10451
  • Principal or Admin: Blanca Ruiz
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Charter School

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 393
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 32.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 174 (44.3%)
  • Females: 214 (54.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 75 (19.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 267 (67.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 342 (87.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Kipp Academy Charter School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black19349.1%
Asian20.5%
Hispanic19349.1%
White--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Kipp Academy Charter School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten9223.4%
5th Grade7218.3%
6th Grade6917.6%
7th Grade6316.0%
8th Grade6316.0%
9th Grade348.7%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 11-20%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
99.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
11.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate: 19.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification: 19.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification: 22.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers: 1.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience: 13.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.: 19.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers: 10.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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