Bushwick Ascend Charter School



Bushwick Ascend Charter School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bushwick Ascend Charter School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 102
1 106
2 110
3 99
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bushwick Ascend Charter School is a public elementary school located in Brooklyn, NY in the Bushwick Ascend Charter School District. It enrolls 417 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bushwick Ascend Charter School is the 1,592nd largest public school in New York and the 29,859th largest nationally. It has 13.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 417
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 31
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 29,859th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in New York: 1,592nd out of 2,712
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 1,110th out of 2,708
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 1,552nd out of 2,708

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Bushwick Ascend Charter School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 214
(51%)
214
(51%)
 Male 203
(49%)
203
(49%)

Bushwick Ascend Charter School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 245
(59%)
245
(59%)
 Black 156
(37%)
156
(37%)
 White 7
(2%)
7
(2%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
6
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Bushwick Ascend Charter School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 344
(82%)
344
(82%)
 Not Eligible 48
(12%)
48
(12%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 25
(6%)
25
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,632 ranked schools in New York, Bushwick Ascend Charter School is ranked 735th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bushwick Ascend Charter School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Bushwick Ascend Charter School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2010 208
2011 247
2012 417

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2010 20.8
2011 15.4
2012 13.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2010 0.78365384615385
2011 0.89068825910931
2012 0.88489208633094

Compare Bushwick Ascend Charter School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,284.7% 12.8:1
 
1,350.0% 13.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 88.5%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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