Pioneer Academy



Pioneer Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pioneer Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 171
1 152
2 168
3 169
4 172
5 170
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Pioneer Academy is a public elementary school located in Corona, NY in the New York City Geographic District #24 School District. It enrolls 1,002 students in grades 1st through 12th. Pioneer Academy is the 123rd largest public school in New York and the 1,348th largest nationally. It has 16.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,002
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 60.44
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,348th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 123rd out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 2,416th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 252nd out of 2,753

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Pioneer Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 505
(50%)
21,371
(48%)
 Male 497
(50%)
22,888
(52%)

Pioneer Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 945
(94%)
27,940
(63%)
 Asian 30
(3%)
8,824
(20%)
 Black 13
(1%)
805
(2%)
 White 9
(1%)
6,405
(14%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
165
(0%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
120
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Pioneer Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 937
(94%)
29,063
(66%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 37
(4%)
2,604
(6%)
 Not Eligible 28
(3%)
12,592
(28%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Pioneer Academy is ranked 37th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pioneer Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.2%) 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.

Pioneer Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 209
2009 490
2010 589
2011 753
2012 905
2013 972
2014 983
2015 1002

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 14.9
2009 15.8
2010 13.5
2011 15.2
2012 15.6
2013 16.2
2014 15.4
2015 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008 N/A
2009
2010 0.96264855687606
2011 0.9734395750332
2012 0.98121546961326
2013 0.98148148148148
2014 0.9735503560529
2015 0.97205588822355

Compare Pioneer Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 97.2%
 

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Public KG - 05 1,002 16.6:1  
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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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