Elmira Free Academy

933 Hoffman St, Elmira, NY 14905 | (607) 735-3100
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 826
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3 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 826 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: John Wood
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Elmira City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $13,818
  • Graduation Rate: 68.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 6.6%
  • Students Per Teacher: 12.5
  • Enrolled Students: 7,086

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 826
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 69.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 426 (51.6%)
  • Females: 400 (48.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 80 (9.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 327 (39.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 407 (49.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Elmira Free Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.1%
Black18121.9%
Asian121.5%
Hispanic253.0%
White60773.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Elmira Free Academy
  Number Percent
9th Grade21325.8%
10th Grade20925.3%
11th Grade17120.7%
12th Grade23328.2%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
74.0%
District:
65.0%
Percent of Graduates Earning a Regents Diploma
School:
75.0%
District:
64.0%
State:
83.0%
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
3.0%
District:
5.0%
State:
3.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 41-50%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
91.0%
District:
93.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
16.0%
District:
11.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
6.0%
District:
9.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
35.0%
District:
33.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
3.0%
District:
9.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
1.0%
District:
2.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Elmira Free Academy

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on December 16, 2008
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This is a girl whom knows MANY!!! of the students there and I love them like crazy but the thing is is that one was kicked out of his own house and it was because of that school so change it!!

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