Christopher Avenue Community School



Christopher Avenue Community School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Christopher Avenue Community School Students by Grade
PK 34
K 56
1 55
2 42
3 53
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 1

Christopher Avenue Community School is a public elementary school located in Brooklyn, NY in the New York City Geographic District #23 School District. It enrolls 241 students in grades 1st through 12th. Christopher Avenue Community School is the 2,462nd largest public school in New York and the 45,758th largest nationally. It has 16.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 241
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 15
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 45,758th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in New York: 2,462nd out of 2,712
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 2,145th out of 2,708
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 2,568th out of 2,708

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Christopher Avenue Community School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 127
(53%)
4,987
(53%)
 Female 114
(47%)
4,434
(47%)

Christopher Avenue Community School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 163
(68%)
7,210
(77%)
 Hispanic 65
(27%)
1,935
(21%)
 American Indian 7
(3%)
71
(1%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
88
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
16
(0%)
 White 2
(1%)
82
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
19
(0%)

Christopher Avenue Community School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 234
(97%)
7,915
(84%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 4
(2%)
449
(5%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
1,057
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,632 ranked schools in New York, Christopher Avenue Community School is ranked 1,195th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Christopher Avenue Community School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.8%) 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.

Compare Christopher Avenue Community School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,284.7% 12.8:1
 
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 98.8%
 

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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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