Ps 56 Norwood Heights



Ps 56 Norwood Heights Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ps 56 Norwood Heights Students by Grade
PK 0
K 94
1 105
2 111
3 115
4 127
5 140
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 1

Ps 56 Norwood Heights is a public elementary school located in Bronx, NY in the New York City Geographic District #10 School District. It enrolls 693 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ps 56 Norwood Heights is the 465th largest public school in New York and the 8,338th largest nationally. It has 16.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 693
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 42.64
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,338th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 465th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 2,345th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 765th out of 2,753

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Ps 56 Norwood Heights Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 352
(51%)
20,794
(51%)
 Female 341
(49%)
20,133
(49%)

Ps 56 Norwood Heights Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 439
(63%)
30,507
(75%)
 Asian 147
(21%)
1,714
(4%)
 Black 57
(8%)
6,265
(15%)
 White 43
(6%)
2,032
(5%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
257
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
152
(0%)

Ps 56 Norwood Heights Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 514
(74%)
32,784
(80%)
 Not Eligible 169
(24%)
6,742
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 10
(1%)
1,401
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Ps 56 Norwood Heights is ranked 333rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ps 56 Norwood Heights students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.6%) 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.

Ps 56 Norwood Heights Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 535
2006 521
2007 561
2008 590
2009 575
2010 661
2011 678
2012 681
2013 681
2014 658
2015 693

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.7
2006 13.5
2007 13.9
2008 14
2009 12.9
2010 14.6
2011 16.2
2012 16.6
2013 15.1
2014 16
2015 16.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.81869158878505
2006 0.9021113243762
2007 0.86274509803922
2008 0.86271186440678
2009
2010 0.86384266263238
2011 0.86283185840708
2012 0.87077826725404
2013 0.78267254038179
2014 0.70364741641337
2015 0.75613275613276

Compare Ps 56 Norwood Heights to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,630.0% 16.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 75.6%
 

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Public KG - 05 693 16.3:1  
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Public KG - 05 1,083 13.1:1 1 miles
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Private PK - 05 164 6:1 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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