Ps 17



Ps 17 Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ps 17 Students by Grade
PK 68
K 94
1 107
2 81
3 56
4 50
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ps 17 is a public elementary school located in Buffalo, NY in the Buffalo City School District. It enrolls 456 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ps 17 is the 1,364th largest public school in New York and the 26,269th largest nationally. It has 14.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 456
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 26,269th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 1,364th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 1,568th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 1,518th out of 2,753

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Ps 17 Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 231
(51%)
13,281
(50%)
 Female 225
(49%)
13,271
(50%)

Ps 17 Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 288
(63%)
12,605
(47%)
 Hispanic 91
(20%)
5,056
(19%)
 White 37
(8%)
5,382
(20%)
 Two or More 24
(5%)
1,079
(4%)
 Asian 15
(3%)
2,211
(8%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
219
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ps 17 Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 336
(74%)
18,197
(69%)
 Not Eligible 120
(26%)
8,346
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
9
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Ps 17 is ranked 768th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ps 17 students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.7%) is 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 17 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 572
2006 564
2007 548
2008 536
2009 494
2010 426
2011 410
2012 422
2013 437
2014 435
2015 456

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 16.6
2007 14.8
2008 15.8
2009 14.1
2010 20
2011 13
2012 14.1
2013 13.2
2014 15.5
2015 14.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.95104895104895
2006 0.93262411347518
2007 0.87773722627737
2008 0.92723880597015
2009 0.84615384615385
2010 0.9131455399061
2011 0.89268292682927
2012 0.74170616113744
2013 0.720823798627
2014 0.080459770114943
2015 0.73684210526316

Compare Ps 17 to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,420.0% 14.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 73.7%
 

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Public PK - 04 456 14.2:1  
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Public 05 - 12 1,027 13.7:1 2 miles
Ps 84
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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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