Forward School (the)



Forward School (the) Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Forward School (the) Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 71
7 79
8 106
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
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Forward School (the) is a public elementary school located in Bronx, NY in the New York City Geographic District #11 School District. It enrolls 262 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 14.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 262
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 17.92

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Forward School (the) Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 139
(53%)
14,346
(49%)
 Male 123
(47%)
14,961
(51%)

Forward School (the) Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 157
(60%)
12,098
(41%)
 Hispanic 84
(32%)
11,579
(40%)
 American Indian 12
(5%)
386
(1%)
 Asian 7
(3%)
2,394
(8%)
 White 2
(1%)
2,702
(9%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
148
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Forward School (the) Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 197
(75%)
19,811
(68%)
 Not Eligible 52
(20%)
7,976
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(5%)
1,520
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Forward School (the) students on free and reduced lunch assistance (80.2%) is higher than the state average of 53.2%. 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.

Forward School (the) Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 92
2006 223
2007 346
2008 349
2009 326
2010 302
2011 239
2012 213
2013 256
2014 257
2015 262

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 22.3
2007 21.6
2008 14
2009 13.6
2010 14.3
2011 10.9
2012 12.8
2013 15
2014 12.2
2015 14.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.8695652173913
2006 0.69955156950673
2007 0.8150289017341
2008 0.8567335243553
2009
2010 0.85761589403974
2011 0.80753138075314
2012 0.83098591549296
2013 0.859375
2014 0.88715953307393
2015 0.80152671755725

Compare Forward School (the) to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,460.0% 14.6:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 80.2%
 

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Public 06 - 08 262 14.6:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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