Ps 97



Ps 97 Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ps 97 Students by Grade
PK 18
K 107
1 116
2 112
3 117
4 112
5 108
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 4

Ps 97 is a public elementary school located in Bronx, NY in the New York City Geographic District #11 School District. It enrolls 694 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ps 97 is the 462nd largest public school in New York and the 8,296th largest nationally. It has 14.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 694
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 48.37
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,296th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 462nd out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 1,614th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 519th out of 2,753

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Ps 97 Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 366
(53%)
14,346
(49%)
 Male 328
(47%)
14,961
(51%)

Ps 97 Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 255
(37%)
11,579
(40%)
 Black 194
(28%)
12,098
(41%)
 Asian 115
(17%)
2,394
(8%)
 White 110
(16%)
2,702
(9%)
 American Indian 20
(3%)
386
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
148
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ps 97 Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 458
(66%)
19,811
(68%)
 Not Eligible 156
(22%)
7,976
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 80
(12%)
1,520
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Ps 97 is ranked 310th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ps 97 students on free and reduced lunch assistance (77.5%) 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 97 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 717
2006 711
2007 741
2008 729
2009 716
2010 728
2011 755
2012 775
2013 742
2014 718
2015 694

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.6
2006 13.4
2007 13.5
2008 12.7
2009 12.5
2010 13.9
2011 14.4
2012 14.4
2013 14.9
2014 14.7
2015 14.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.76847977684798
2006 0.76090014064698
2007 0.75303643724696
2008 0.73799725651578
2009
2010 0.77197802197802
2011 0.73774834437086
2012 0.77548387096774
2013 0.75606469002695
2014 0.76462395543175
2015 0.77521613832853

Compare Ps 97 to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,430.0% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 77.5%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Ps 97
Bronx, NY
Public PK - 05 694 14.3:1  
Ps 121 Throop
Bronx, NY
Public PK - 05 956 16.1:1 1 miles
Ps 108 Philip J Abinanti
Bronx, NY
Public PK - 05 598 15.2:1 1 miles
St Lucy'S School
Bronx, NY
Private PK - 08 445 16:1 1 miles
Ss Philip & James School
Bronx, NY
Private PK - 08 217 16:1 1 miles
St Clares School
Bronx, NY
Private PK - 08 439 23:1 1 miles
Our Saviour Lutheran School
Bronx, NY
Private PK - 12 182 11:1 1 miles
Ps 89
Bronx, NY
Public PK - 08 1,482 16.5:1 1 miles
New York Institute for Special Education
Bronx, NY
Private KG - 12 195 5:1 1 miles
Icahn Charter School 3
Bronx, NY
Public KG - 08 316 12.2:1 1 miles
Bronx Charter School for Better Learning 2
Bronx, NY
Public KG - KG 73 17.8:1 1 miles
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