Ps 63 Author'S Academy



Ps 63 Author'S Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ps 63 Author'S Academy Students by Grade
PK 54
K 116
1 99
2 90
3 117
4 80
5 102
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 1

Ps 63 Author'S Academy is a public elementary school located in Bronx, NY in the New York City Geographic District # 9 School District. It enrolls 659 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ps 63 Author'S Academy is the 552nd largest public school in New York and the 10,000th largest nationally. It has 14.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 659
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 44.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,000th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 552nd out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 1,824th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 667th out of 2,753

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Ps 63 Author'S Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 345
(52%)
14,167
(48%)
 Male 314
(48%)
15,068
(52%)

Ps 63 Author'S Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 406
(62%)
19,771
(68%)
 Black 231
(35%)
8,576
(29%)
 White 18
(3%)
315
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
137
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
373
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
63
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ps 63 Author'S Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 591
(90%)
25,485
(87%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 40
(6%)
879
(3%)
 Not Eligible 28
(4%)
2,871
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Ps 63 Author'S Academy is ranked 183rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ps 63 Author'S Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.8%) 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 63 Author'S Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 468
2006 458
2007 490
2008 512
2009 552
2010 597
2011 613
2012 611
2013 585
2014 606
2015 659

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.4
2006 11.4
2007 12
2008 11.6
2009 11.5
2010 11.7
2011 12.8
2012 13
2013 14.3
2014 14.6
2015 14.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.95299145299145
2006 0.96724890829694
2007 0.95918367346939
2008 0.958984375
2009
2010 0.9715242881072
2011 0.82218597063622
2012 0.91489361702128
2013 0.8957264957265
2014 0.94059405940594
2015 0.95751138088012

Compare Ps 63 Author'S Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,480.0% 14.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 95.8%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Ps 63 Author'S Academy
Bronx, NY
Public PK - 05 659 14.8:1  
Bronx Latin School
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Public 06 - 12 564 11.5:1 1 miles
Ps 132 Garrett a Morgan
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Public KG - 05 438 12.5:1 1 miles
Mott Hall Charter School
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Public 06 - 08 247 10.3:1 1 miles
Christ the King School
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Private PK - 08 257 17:1 1 miles
St Angela Merici School
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Private PK - 08 297 19:1 1 miles
Ps 186 Walter J Damrosch School
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Public KG - 12 643 6.1:1 1 miles
R T Hudson Elementary School
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Private PK - 08 63 15:1 1 miles
Is 219 New Venture School
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Public 06 - 08 328 12.7:1 1 miles
Harriet Tubman Charter School
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Public KG - 08 663 14.2:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 05 308 11:1 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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