Ps/Ms 498 Van Nest Academy



Ps/Ms 498 Van Nest Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ps/Ms 498 Van Nest Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 50
1 58
2 60
3 59
4 56
5 63
6 94
7 98
8 88
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 1

Ps/Ms 498 Van Nest Academy is a public elementary school located in Bronx, NY in the New York City Geographic District #11 School District. It enrolls 627 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ps/Ms 498 Van Nest Academy is the 646th largest public school in New York and the 11,930th largest nationally. It has 16.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 627
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 38.86
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,930th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 646th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 2,291st out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 1,022nd out of 2,753

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Ps/Ms 498 Van Nest Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 314
(50%)
14,346
(49%)
 Male 313
(50%)
14,961
(51%)

Ps/Ms 498 Van Nest Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 410
(65%)
11,579
(40%)
 White 90
(14%)
2,702
(9%)
 Black 78
(12%)
12,098
(41%)
 Asian 46
(7%)
2,394
(8%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
148
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
386
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ps/Ms 498 Van Nest Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 444
(71%)
19,811
(68%)
 Not Eligible 129
(21%)
7,976
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 54
(9%)
1,520
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Ps/Ms 498 Van Nest Academy is ranked 370th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ps/Ms 498 Van Nest Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.4%) 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/Ms 498 Van Nest Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2010 209
2011 348
2012 475
2013 514
2014 581
2015 627

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2010 14.9
2011 17.4
2012 17.3
2013 17.4
2014 16.2
2015 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2010 0.74641148325359
2011 0.7816091954023
2012 0.76
2013 0.79961089494163
2014 0.78313253012048
2015 0.79425837320574

Compare Ps/Ms 498 Van Nest Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 79.4%
 

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Ps/Ms 498 Van Nest Academy
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Public KG - 08 627 16.1:1  
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Public PK - 05 437 14.7:1 1 miles
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Private PK - 08 878 21:1 1 miles
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Public KG - KG 71 14.2:1 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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