Ps 153 Helen Keller



Ps 153 Helen Keller Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ps 153 Helen Keller Students by Grade
PK 16
K 94
1 114
2 120
3 131
4 135
5 124
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 8

Ps 153 Helen Keller is a public elementary school located in Bronx, NY in the New York City Geographic District #11 School District. It enrolls 742 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ps 153 Helen Keller is the 375th largest public school in New York and the 6,301st largest nationally. It has 16.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 742
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 45.02
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,301st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 375th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 2,387th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 639th out of 2,753

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Ps 153 Helen Keller Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 385
(52%)
14,961
(51%)
 Female 357
(48%)
14,346
(49%)

Ps 153 Helen Keller Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 429
(58%)
12,098
(41%)
 Hispanic 193
(26%)
11,579
(40%)
 Asian 70
(9%)
2,394
(8%)
 White 38
(5%)
2,702
(9%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
386
(1%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
148
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ps 153 Helen Keller Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 388
(52%)
19,811
(68%)
 Not Eligible 260
(35%)
7,976
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 94
(13%)
1,520
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Ps 153 Helen Keller is ranked 404th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ps 153 Helen Keller students on free and reduced lunch assistance (65.0%) is slightly 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.

Ps 153 Helen Keller Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 579
2006 589
2007 599
2008 580
2009 594
2010 590
2011 584
2012 648
2013 662
2014 702
2015 742

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.1
2006 12.7
2007 10.9
2008 11.3
2009 12.8
2010 12.3
2011 13.3
2012 13.8
2013 14.7
2014 15.3
2015 16.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.70120898100173
2006 0.64685908319185
2007 0.6126878130217
2008 0.62758620689655
2009
2010 0.6271186440678
2011 0.56849315068493
2012 0.62037037037037
2013 0.6631419939577
2014 0.64529914529915
2015 0.64959568733154

Compare Ps 153 Helen Keller to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 65.0%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Ps 153 Helen Keller
Bronx, NY
Public PK - 05 742 16.5:1  
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Public PK - 05 415 16.4:1 1 miles
Cornerstone Academy for Social Action Middle School
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Ms 180 Dr Daniel Hale Williams
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Public 05 - 08 873 16.5:1 1 miles
New Covenant Christian School
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Private PK - 05 139 18:1 1 miles
Pelham Gardens Middle School
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Public 05 - 08 458 13.1:1 1 miles
Garvey School
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Private PK - 05 141 16:1 1 miles
Jhs 144 Michelangelo
Bronx, NY
Public 06 - 08 476 12.6:1 1 miles
Ps 176
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Public PK - 08 850 5.4:1 1 miles
Is 181 Pablo Casals
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Public 06 - 08 873 14.4:1 1 miles
Bronx Charter School for Better Learning 2
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Public KG - KG 73 17.8:1 1 miles
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