Pelham Preparatory Academy Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#2,024
College Readiness Index
17.7
Math Proficiency
3.0
English Proficiency
3.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
20:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 501 Students
  • 25 Teachers

Pelham Preparatory Academy
925 ASTOR AVE
BRONX, NY 10469

Phone: (718) 944-3401

District: New York City Public Schools

Overview

Pelham Preparatory Academy is ranked 164th within New York. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Pelham Preparatory Academy is 30 percent. The student body makeup is 47 percent male and 53 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 94 percent. Pelham Preparatory Academy is 1 of 404 high schools in the New York City Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#2024
State Rank
#164
Magnet Rank
#265

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 501
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 94%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 74%
Full-Time Teachers 25

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 90%
Proficient in Math 95%
College Readiness Index 17.7

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 404
Total Students 311,058
Proficient in English (district average) 85%
Proficient in Math (district average) 80%
College Readiness (district average) 29.0

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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