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Success Academy Harlem 2 Charter School

Grades: K-4
144 East 128th Street, 3rd Floor
Manhattan NY 10035
Phone: 646-442-6600

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Success Academy Harlem 2 Charter School is a charter school in East Harlem, serving grades Kindergarten through 4.

This is a school where children who enter with low, middle and high test scores will do well, as compared to other schools in the city.

Charter schools are tuition-free schools that operate independently of the city Department of Education, and because of this have a lot of leeway over things like discipline codes, school year/day lengths and teaching philosophies. Charter schools can range from super traditional and strict to super progressive with lots of student freedom. Be sure to ask questions when you visit. Most give priority to children who live in the school district in which the school is located and each school runs its own lottery and enrollment process. Check the school's own website for the application and due date listed under "contact" on this page.

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School Stats

Citywide Average Key
This school is Better Near Worse than the citywide average

Is this school safe and well-run?

From 2018-19 NYC School Survey

How many teachers say order and discipline are maintained at this school?
92%
79% Citywide Average
How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?
92%
81% Citywide Average
How many teachers say they would recommend this school to other families?
77%
83% Citywide Average

From 2017-18 NY State Report Card

How many students were suspended?
21%
1% Citywide Average
Teacher turnover rate
43%
35% Citywide Average

How do students perform academically?

From 2018 State ELA+Math Results Summary

How many elementary school students scored 3-4 on the state math exam?
98%
51% Citywide Average
How many elementary school students scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
84%
49% Citywide Average
How many middle school students scored 3-4 on the state math exam?
99%
67% Citywide Average
How many middle school students scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
88%
64% Citywide Average

From 2018-19 School Quality Guide

How many 8th-graders earn high school credit?
1%
17% Citywide Average

Who does this school serve?

From 2018-19 Demographic Snapshot

Enrollment
702
Asian
1%
Black
65%
Hispanic
30%
White
2%
Other
1%
Free or reduced priced lunch
82%
Students with disabilities
16%
English language learners
3%

From 2018 School Directories

Uniforms required?
No

How does this school serve special populations?

From 2018 State ELA+Math Results Summary

How many students with disabilities scored 3-4 on the state math exam?
95%
28% Citywide Average
How many students with disabilities scored 3-4 on the state reading exam?
65%
23% Citywide Average


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Contact & Location

Location

East Harlem (District 5)
Trains: 4 Line, 5 Line, 6 Line to 125th St
Buses: M35, M60-SBS, M100, M101, M102, M103, Bx15

Contact

Principal
Kaitlin Mcdermott/Lavinia Mackall

Other Details

Shared campus?
Yes
This school shares a building with PS 30 and a District 75 program, PS 138
Uniforms required?
No
Metal detectors?
No

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