Vista Academy



Vista Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Vista Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 106
7 113
8 119
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 2

Vista Academy is a public elementary school located in Brooklyn, NY in the New York City Geographic District #19 School District. It enrolls 340 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 17.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 340
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.86

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Vista Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 176
(52%)
9,070
(51%)
 Female 164
(48%)
8,880
(49%)

Vista Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 224
(66%)
7,995
(45%)
 Black 93
(27%)
8,050
(45%)
 Asian 14
(4%)
1,367
(8%)
 White 6
(2%)
267
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
228
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
43
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Vista Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 285
(84%)
14,261
(79%)
 Not Eligible 31
(9%)
3,049
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(7%)
640
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Vista Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (90.9%) 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.

Vista Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2013 114
2014 221
2015 340

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2013 12.7
2014 13.8
2015 17.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2013 0.97368421052632
2014 0.90950226244344
2015 0.90882352941176

Compare Vista Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,710.0% 17.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 90.9%
 

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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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