Ps 153 Homecrest



Ps 153 Homecrest Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ps 153 Homecrest Students by Grade
PK 60
K 72
1 85
2 88
3 88
4 79
5 91
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 1

Ps 153 Homecrest is a public elementary school located in Brooklyn, NY in the New York City Geographic District #21 School District. It enrolls 564 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ps 153 Homecrest is the 868th largest public school in New York and the 16,303rd largest nationally. It has 13.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 564
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 41.71
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,303rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 868th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 1,253rd out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 840th out of 2,753

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Ps 153 Homecrest Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 288
(51%)
11,749
(49%)
 Male 276
(49%)
12,000
(51%)

Ps 153 Homecrest Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 189
(34%)
8,773
(37%)
 Hispanic 189
(34%)
6,402
(27%)
 Asian 144
(26%)
6,175
(26%)
 American Indian 26
(5%)
122
(1%)
 Black 14
(2%)
2,059
(9%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
218
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ps 153 Homecrest Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 348
(62%)
14,775
(62%)
 Not Eligible 213
(38%)
7,766
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(1%)
1,208
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Ps 153 Homecrest is ranked 714th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ps 153 Homecrest students on free and reduced lunch assistance (62.2%) is slightly 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 153 Homecrest Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 552
2006 575
2007 567
2008 543
2009 533
2010 516
2011 547
2012 538
2013 541
2014 558
2015 564

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.1
2006 12.8
2007 13.2
2008 11.8
2009 13
2010 14.3
2011 14.6
2012 15.4
2013 15.5
2014 14.3
2015 13.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.89673913043478
2006 0.81565217391304
2007 0.85185185185185
2008 0.85267034990792
2009
2010 0.84883720930233
2011 0.82815356489945
2012 0.83828996282528
2013 0.62292051756007
2014 0.6415770609319
2015 0.62234042553191

Compare Ps 153 Homecrest to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,350.0% 13.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 62.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Ps 153 Homecrest
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Public PK - 05 564 13.5:1  
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Private KG - 08 93 8:1 1 miles
Yeshivat Bitatton
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Private KG - 08 94 9:1 1 miles
Ahi Ezer Yeshiva School
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Private PK - 08 201 9:1 1 miles
Our Lady of Grace Catholic Academy
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Private PK - 08 205 19:1 1 miles
Aka-East Flatbush Religious School for Girls
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Private TK - 12 303 18:1 1 miles
St Edmund Elementary School
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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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