Ps 49 Willis Avenue



Ps 49 Willis Avenue Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ps 49 Willis Avenue Students by Grade
PK 49
K 114
1 121
2 101
3 90
4 100
5 111
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 2

Ps 49 Willis Avenue is a public elementary school located in Bronx, NY in the New York City Geographic District # 7 School District. It enrolls 688 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ps 49 Willis Avenue is the 479th largest public school in New York and the 8,587th largest nationally. It has 11.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 688
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 61.02
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,587th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 479th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 430th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 240th out of 2,753

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Ps 49 Willis Avenue Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 348
(51%)
6,991
(52%)
 Female 340
(49%)
6,583
(48%)

Ps 49 Willis Avenue Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 472
(69%)
9,691
(71%)
 Black 199
(29%)
3,464
(26%)
 Two or More 8
(1%)
43
(0%)
 White 5
(1%)
173
(1%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
132
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
71
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ps 49 Willis Avenue Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 651
(95%)
12,356
(91%)
 Not Eligible 24
(3%)
771
(6%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(2%)
447
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Ps 49 Willis Avenue is ranked 161st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ps 49 Willis Avenue students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.5%) is significantly 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 49 Willis Avenue Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 605
2006 614
2007 660
2008 637
2009 652
2010 643
2011 680
2012 663
2013 658
2014 701
2015 688

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.1
2006 11.6
2007 12
2008 11.2
2009 11.6
2010 11.4
2011 12.6
2012 12.9
2013 13.9
2014 13.1
2015 11.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.97355371900826
2006 0.94299674267101
2007 0.98181818181818
2008 0.97645211930926
2009
2010 0.93001555209953
2011 0.90441176470588
2012 0.95173453996983
2013 0.9209726443769
2014 0.97004279600571
2015 0.96511627906977

Compare Ps 49 Willis Avenue to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,130.0% 11.3:1
 
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 96.5%
 

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Public PK - 05 688 11.3:1  
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Public KG - 04 257 18.4:1 1 miles
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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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