Ms 246 Walt Whitman



Ms 246 Walt Whitman Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ms 246 Walt Whitman Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 1
6 121
7 150
8 194
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 6

Ms 246 Walt Whitman is a public elementary school located in Brooklyn, NY in the New York City Geographic District #17 School District. It enrolls 472 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 10.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 472
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 44.9

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Ms 246 Walt Whitman Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 264
(56%)
8,589
(51%)
 Female 208
(44%)
8,254
(49%)

Ms 246 Walt Whitman Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 357
(76%)
12,950
(77%)
 Hispanic 95
(20%)
2,729
(16%)
 White 8
(2%)
411
(2%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
389
(2%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
246
(1%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
118
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ms 246 Walt Whitman Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 315
(67%)
12,518
(74%)
 Not Eligible 154
(33%)
3,428
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(1%)
897
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Ms 246 Walt Whitman students on free and reduced lunch assistance (67.4%) 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.

Ms 246 Walt Whitman Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1153
2006 970
2007 761
2008 673
2009 596
2010 603
2011 614
2012 649
2013 603
2014 570
2015 472

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.8
2006 11.3
2007 9.6
2008 10.9
2009 10.4
2010 11.4
2011 11.9
2012 15.1
2013 13.1
2014 13.2
2015 10.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.92107545533391
2006 0.99690721649485
2007 0.91590013140604
2008 0.91976225854383
2009
2010 0.91873963515755
2011 0.92019543973941
2012 0.89984591679507
2013 0.72968490878939
2014 0.6719298245614
2015 0.67372881355932

Compare Ms 246 Walt Whitman to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,050.0% 10.5:1
 
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 67.4%
 

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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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