Ps 261 Philip Livingston



Ps 261 Philip Livingston Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ps 261 Philip Livingston Students by Grade
PK 35
K 148
1 122
2 125
3 129
4 113
5 122
6 0
7 1
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 1

Ps 261 Philip Livingston is a public elementary school located in Brooklyn, NY in the New York City Geographic District #15 School District. It enrolls 796 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ps 261 Philip Livingston is the 296th largest public school in New York and the 4,507th largest nationally. It has 15.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 796
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 51.92
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,507th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 296th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 2,036th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 416th out of 2,753

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Ps 261 Philip Livingston Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 423
(53%)
12,970
(51%)
 Female 373
(47%)
12,677
(49%)

Ps 261 Philip Livingston Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 307
(39%)
7,950
(31%)
 Black 230
(29%)
2,584
(10%)
 Hispanic 175
(22%)
9,870
(38%)
 Asian 42
(5%)
4,498
(18%)
 Two or More 41
(5%)
679
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
66
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ps 261 Philip Livingston Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 481
(60%)
12,422
(48%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 280
(35%)
12,557
(49%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 35
(4%)
668
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Ps 261 Philip Livingston is ranked 829th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ps 261 Philip Livingston students on free and reduced lunch assistance (39.6%) is lower than the state average of 53.2%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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 261 Philip Livingston Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 774
2006 796
2007 800
2008 824
2009 816
2010 821
2011 822
2012 827
2013 806
2014 778
2015 796

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.6
2006 13.5
2007 13.4
2008 13.3
2009 13.2
2010 13.8
2011 14.7
2012 15.6
2013 14.4
2014 13.6
2015 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.48449612403101
2006 0.6143216080402
2007 0.6325
2008 0.62864077669903
2009
2010 0.4652862362972
2011 0.43187347931873
2012 0.41354292623942
2013 0.42555831265509
2014 0.40745501285347
2015 0.39572864321608

Compare Ps 261 Philip Livingston to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 39.6%
 
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public PK - 07 796 15.3:1  
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Private PK - TK 107 2:1 1 miles
Grace Church School
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Private PK - KG 158 7:1 1 miles
Hanson Place Elementary School
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Private PK - 08 99 16:1 1 miles
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Private PK - KG 79 9:1 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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