Ps 87



Ps 87 Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ps 87 Students by Grade
PK 0
K 93
1 89
2 120
3 103
4 117
5 110
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ps 87 is a public elementary school located in Bronx, NY in the New York City Geographic District #11 School District. It enrolls 632 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ps 87 is the 626th largest public school in New York and the 11,609th largest nationally. It has 15.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 632
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 39.89
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,609th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 626th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 2,198th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 958th out of 2,753

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Ps 87 Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 334
(53%)
14,961
(51%)
 Female 298
(47%)
14,346
(49%)

Ps 87 Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 450
(71%)
12,098
(41%)
 Hispanic 103
(16%)
11,579
(40%)
 Asian 35
(6%)
2,394
(8%)
 American Indian 28
(4%)
386
(1%)
 Two or More 11
(2%)
148
(1%)
 White 5
(1%)
2,702
(9%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ps 87 Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 498
(79%)
19,811
(68%)
 Not Eligible 86
(14%)
7,976
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 48
(8%)
1,520
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Ps 87 is ranked 299th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ps 87 students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.4%) 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 87 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 557
2006 533
2007 505
2008 521
2009 567
2010 571
2011 560
2012 609
2013 631
2014 628
2015 632

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 13.7
2007 12.3
2008 14.1
2009 16.7
2010 16.3
2011 17
2012 16.9
2013 18
2014 18.3
2015 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.78096947935368
2006 0.84427767354597
2007 0.87920792079208
2008 0.83301343570058
2009
2010 0.82837127845884
2011 0.81428571428571
2012 0.84564860426929
2013 0.86846275752773
2014 0.84872611464968
2015 0.86392405063291

Compare Ps 87 to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 86.4%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Ps 87
Bronx, NY
Public KG - 05 632 15.8:1  
Mount St Michael Academy
Bronx, NY
Private 06 - 12 740 15:1 1 miles
Ps 68
Bronx, NY
Public PK - 05 769 9.5:1 1 miles
Wake-Eden Christian Academy
Bronx, NY
Private PK - 03 98 9:1 1 miles
Our Lady of Grace School
Bronx, NY
Private PK - 08 298 20:1 1 miles
Faith Christian Academy
Bronx, NY
Private KG - 08 68 10:1 1 miles
Nativity of Our Blessed Lady
Bronx, NY
Private PK - 08 220 18:1 1 miles
Bronx Charter School for Better Learning
Bronx, NY
Public PK - 05 499 11.2:1 1 miles
St Francis of Assisi School
Bronx, NY
Private PK - 08 360 22:1 1 miles
Rebecca Turner Elemtnary School
Mount Vernon, NY
Public PK - 05 280 9.3:1 1 miles
Ps 16 Wakefield
Bronx, NY
Public PK - 05 454 12.6:1 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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