Wadleigh Secondary School for the Performing Arts Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
14.1
Math Proficiency
2.7
English Proficiency
2.8
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 06–12 Grades
  • 510 Students
  • 35 Teachers

Wadleigh Secondary School for the Performing Arts
215 WEST 114TH ST
NEW YORK, NY 10026

Phone: (212) 749-5800

District: New York City Public Schools

Overview

At Wadleigh Secondary School for the Performing Arts, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Wadleigh Secondary School for the Performing Arts is 52 percent. The student body makeup is 39 percent male and 61 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 99 percent. Wadleigh Secondary School for the Performing Arts is 1 of 405 high schools in the New York City Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 510
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 99%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 78%
Full-Time Teachers 35

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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 86%
Proficient in Math 80%
College Readiness Index 14.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 06 – 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 405
Total Students 304,334
Proficient in English (district average) 87%
Proficient in Math (district average) 83%
College Readiness (district average) 21.9

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Wadleigh Secondary School for the Performing Arts is 1 of 405 schools in the New York City Public Schools.

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