Ps 243 Weeksville School (the)



Ps 243 Weeksville School (the) Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ps 243 Weeksville School (the) Students by Grade
PK 26
K 39
1 43
2 47
3 36
4 45
5 37
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 2

Ps 243 Weeksville School (the) is a public elementary school located in Brooklyn, NY in the New York City Geographic District #16 School District. It enrolls 275 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ps 243 Weeksville School (the) is the 2,382nd largest public school in New York and the 43,633rd largest nationally. It has 11.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 275
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.99
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 43,633rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 2,382nd out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 480th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 2,161st out of 2,753

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Ps 243 Weeksville School (the) Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 145
(53%)
2,542
(49%)
 Male 130
(47%)
2,625
(51%)

Ps 243 Weeksville School (the) Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 196
(72%)
3,875
(75%)
 Hispanic 58
(21%)
1,047
(20%)
 Asian 12
(4%)
86
(2%)
 American Indian 7
(3%)
48
(1%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
20
(0%)
 White 1
(0%)
91
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ps 243 Weeksville School (the) Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 244
(89%)
4,121
(80%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 16
(6%)
164
(3%)
 Not Eligible 15
(5%)
882
(17%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Ps 243 Weeksville School (the) is ranked 1,017th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ps 243 Weeksville School (the) students on free and reduced lunch assistance (94.5%) 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 243 Weeksville School (the) Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 477
2006 453
2007 420
2008 360
2009 363
2010 369
2011 359
2012 335
2013 286
2014 263
2015 275

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.6
2006 14.2
2007 13.7
2008 10.4
2009 10.1
2010 10.2
2011 10.1
2012 10.2
2013 8.9
2014 10.5
2015 11.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.93081761006289
2006 0.95584988962472
2007 0.95952380952381
2008 0.92222222222222
2009
2010 0.97560975609756
2011 0.9108635097493
2012 0.94328358208955
2013 0.84965034965035
2014 0.93536121673004
2015 0.94545454545455

Compare Ps 243 Weeksville School (the) to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,150.0% 11.5:1
 
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 94.5%
 

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Public PK - 05 275 11.5:1  
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Private PK - 08 66 6:1 1 miles
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Public 06 - 08 313 8.9:1 1 miles
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Private PK - 08 140 11:1 1 miles
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