Ps 97 Highlawn (the)



Ps 97 Highlawn (the) Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ps 97 Highlawn (the) Students by Grade
PK 53
K 126
1 120
2 132
3 131
4 139
5 129
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 1

Ps 97 Highlawn (the) is a public elementary school located in Brooklyn, NY in the New York City Geographic District #21 School District. It enrolls 831 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ps 97 Highlawn (the) is the 260th largest public school in New York and the 3,645th largest nationally. It has 14.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 831
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 58.99
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,645th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 260th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 1,522nd out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 277th out of 2,753

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Ps 97 Highlawn (the) Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 436
(52%)
12,000
(51%)
 Female 395
(48%)
11,749
(49%)

Ps 97 Highlawn (the) Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 413
(50%)
6,175
(26%)
 White 238
(29%)
8,773
(37%)
 Hispanic 165
(20%)
6,402
(27%)
 Black 8
(1%)
2,059
(9%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
218
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
122
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ps 97 Highlawn (the) Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 437
(53%)
14,775
(62%)
 Not Eligible 378
(45%)
7,766
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 16
(2%)
1,208
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Ps 97 Highlawn (the) is ranked 467th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ps 97 Highlawn (the) students on free and reduced lunch assistance (54.5%) 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 97 Highlawn (the) Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 878
2006 832
2007 788
2008 767
2009 796
2010 794
2011 805
2012 816
2013 821
2014 822
2015 831

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.3
2006 14.9
2007 14.6
2008 15.3
2009 14.2
2010 13.8
2011 14.4
2012 13
2013 13.9
2014 13.3
2015 14.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.78815489749431
2006 0.671875
2007 N/A
2008 0.81616688396349
2009
2010 0.81738035264484
2011 0.75403726708075
2012 0.46691176470588
2013 0.56638246041413
2014 0.55839416058394
2015 0.54512635379061

Compare Ps 97 Highlawn (the) to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,410.0% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.2%
 
This School 54.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Ps 97 Highlawn (the)
Brooklyn, NY
Public PK - 05 831 14.1:1  
Gesher Yehuda
Brooklyn, NY
Private KG - 08 53 8:1 1 miles
Yeshivat Darche Eres Inc
Brooklyn, NY
Private PK - 12 494 5:1 1 miles
St Peter Catholic Academy
Brooklyn, NY
Private PK - 08 287 9:1 1 miles
Yeshivah Ohel Moshe
Brooklyn, NY
Private PK - 08 57 4:1 1 miles
Sinai Academic Center
Brooklyn, NY
Private 06 - 12 59 8:1 1 miles
Big Apple Academy
Brooklyn, NY
Private KG - 08 951 12:1 1 miles
Sinai Academy
Brooklyn, NY
Private 06 - 12 61 4:1 1 miles
Ps 101 Verrazano (the)
Brooklyn, NY
Public KG - 05 888 14.1:1 1 miles
Stillwell Ave Prep & Nursery School
Brooklyn, NY
Private PK - TK 79 56:1 1 miles
Success Academy Charter School - Bensonhurst
Brooklyn, NY
Public KG - 02 245 16.4:1 1 miles
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