South Bronx Academy for Applied Media

Grades 6-8

Location

778 Forest Avenue
Bronx NY 10456
Longwood (District 7)
Trains: 2, 5 to Jackson Ave ; 2, 5 to Prospect Ave ; 6 to East 149th St
Buses: Bx13, Bx15, Bx17, Bx19, Bx21, Bx4, Bx46, Bx4A, Bx6

Contact

Phone
718-401-0059
Principal
Roshone Ault-Lee
Parent Coordinator
Ashley Jones

Zone for the 2017-2018 school year. Call school to confirm.

About the students

Enrollment
296
Asian
0.7%
Black
33.8%
Hispanic
63.2%
White
0.7%
Other
1.7%
Free or reduced priced lunch
83%
Students with disabilities
28%
English language learners
13%

About the school

Shared campus?
Yes
This school shares a building with three other schools
Uniforms required?
Yes
Metal detectors?
No
How crowded? (Full is 100%)
70%
Citywide Average Key
This school is Better Near Worse than the citywide average

Attendance

Average daily attendance
88%
93% Citywide Average
How many students are chronically absent?
44%
20% Citywide Average

Is this school safe?

How many teachers say order and discipline are maintained at this school?
31%
78% Citywide Average
How many students think bullying happens most or all of the time at this school?
73%
50% Citywide Average
How many students say they feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms and locker rooms?
68%
83% Citywide Average
How many students say most students treat each other with respect?
22%
43% Citywide Average

About the leadership

Years of principal experience at this school
11.0
6.0 Citywide Average
How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?
50%
82% Citywide Average
How many teachers say the principal has a clear vision for this school?
73%
89% Citywide Average
How many teachers trust the principal?
60%
83% Citywide Average

About the teachers

How many teachers have 3 or more years of experience teaching?
82%
72% Citywide Average
Teacher attendance
96%
96% Citywide Average
How many teachers say they would recommend this school to other families?
23%
82% Citywide Average
How many teachers think the staff collaborate to make this school run effectively?
61%
87% Citywide Average
Citywide Average Key
This school is Better Near Worse than the citywide average

Test scores

How many students scored 3-4 on the state math exam?
7%
27% Citywide Average
How many students scored 3-4 on the state ELA exam?
20%
35% Citywide Average

Arts offerings

This school has 1 dedicated space for Dance
This school has 2 licensed arts teacher in Theater (part-time) and Music

Engaging curriculum?

How many students say this school offers enough programs, classes and activities to keep them interested?
78%
76% Citywide Average
How many students say they are challenged in most or all of their classes?
57%
61% Citywide Average
How many students say the programs, classes and activities here encourage them to develop talent outside academics?
76%
72% Citywide Average

Are students prepared for high school?

Accelerated courses offered for high school credit
Algebra I, Living Environment
How many 8th graders earn high school credit?
14%
26% Citywide Average
How many graduates of this school pass all their classes in 9th grade?
72%
84% Citywide Average
What high schools do most graduates attend?
Mott Haven Village Preparatory HS
Citywide Average Key
This school is Better Near Worse than the citywide average

How does this school serve English Language Learners?

How many English language learners score 3-4 on the State ELA exam?
10%
3% Citywide Average
How many former English language learners score 3-4 on the State ELA exam?
37%
42% Citywide Average

How does this school serve students with disabilities?

This school offers self-contained classes
This school offers team teaching (ICT)
Average math score for ICT students
2.19
1.9 Citywide Average
Average math score for self-contained students
1.9
2.1 Citywide Average
Average ELA score for ICT students
1.84
1.9 Citywide Average
Average ELA score for self-contained students
2.04
2.2 Citywide Average
Average math score for SETSS students
2.04
2.3 Citywide Average
Average ELA score for SETSS students
2.16
2.3 Citywide Average
How many students say that students with disabilities are included in all activities?
71%
68% Citywide Average
How many parents of students with disabilities say this school offers enough activities and services for their children's needs?
85%
87% Citywide Average
How many parents of students with disabilities say this school works to achive the goals of their students' IEPs?
86%
90% Citywide Average
How many parents of students with disabilities say they are satisfied with the IEP development process at this school?
86%
89% Citywide Average
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