Ps/Ms 29 Melrose School



Ps/Ms 29 Melrose School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ps/Ms 29 Melrose School Students by Grade
PK 28
K 80
1 72
2 75
3 77
4 83
5 81
6 74
7 92
8 96
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 5

Ps/Ms 29 Melrose School is a public elementary school located in Bronx, NY in the New York City Geographic District # 7 School District. It enrolls 763 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ps/Ms 29 Melrose School is the 344th largest public school in New York and the 5,548th largest nationally. It has 12.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 763
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12:1
Full Time Teachers: 63.58
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,548th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 344th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 619th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 212th out of 2,753

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Ps/Ms 29 Melrose School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 404
(53%)
6,991
(52%)
 Female 359
(47%)
6,583
(48%)

Ps/Ms 29 Melrose School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 515
(68%)
9,691
(71%)
 Black 213
(28%)
3,464
(26%)
 Asian 19
(2%)
132
(1%)
 White 8
(1%)
173
(1%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
43
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
71
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ps/Ms 29 Melrose School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 706
(93%)
12,356
(91%)
 Not Eligible 30
(4%)
771
(6%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(4%)
447
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Ps/Ms 29 Melrose School is ranked 120th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ps/Ms 29 Melrose School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.1%) 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/Ms 29 Melrose School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 655
2006 767
2007 738
2008 749
2009 755
2010 735
2011 758
2012 731
2013 733
2014 755
2015 763

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.3
2006 13.2
2007 13.7
2008 14.1
2009 13.4
2010 12.5
2011 14
2012 14.9
2013 14.1
2014 13
2015 12

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.96030534351145
2006 0.95697522816167
2007 0.94715447154472
2008 0.94526034712951
2009
2010 0.89931972789116
2011 0.89050131926121
2012 0.94801641586867
2013 0.9399727148704
2014 0.98013245033113
2015 0.96068152031455

Compare Ps/Ms 29 Melrose School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,200.0% 12.0:1
 
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 96.1%
 

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Public PK - 08 763 12:1  
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Private PK - 08 297 19:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 04 309 10:1 1 miles
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