Big Cross Street School



Big Cross Street School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Big Cross Street School Students by Grade
PK 18
K 48
1 50
2 48
3 58
4 55
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Big Cross Street School is a public elementary school located in Glens Falls, NY in the Glens Falls City School District. It enrolls 277 students in grades 1st through 12th. Big Cross Street School is the 2,374th largest public school in New York and the 43,475th largest nationally. It has 18.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 277
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 14.98
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 43,475th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 2,374th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 2,625th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 2,637th out of 2,753

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Big Cross Street School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 151
(55%)
716
(50%)
 Male 126
(45%)
720
(50%)

Big Cross Street School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 222
(80%)
1,262
(88%)
 Two or More 29
(11%)
74
(5%)
 Hispanic 20
(7%)
61
(4%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
17
(1%)
 Black 2
(1%)
22
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Big Cross Street School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 143
(52%)
566
(39%)
 Not Eligible 121
(44%)
810
(56%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(5%)
60
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Big Cross Street School is ranked 1,592nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Big Cross Street School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (56.3%) 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.

Big Cross Street School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 244
2006 232
2007 217
2008 202
2009 212
2010 231
2011 273
2012 256
2013 270
2014 253
2015 277

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.8
2006 12.9
2007 13.6
2008 11.2
2009 13.2
2010 13.9
2011 14.4
2012 13.5
2013 15.9
2014 15.8
2015 18.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.44672131147541
2006 0.31896551724138
2007 0.28110599078341
2008 0.42574257425743
2009 0.51415094339623
2010 0.40692640692641
2011 0.53846153846154
2012 0.58984375
2013 0.60740740740741
2014 0.63241106719368
2015 0.56317689530686

Compare Big Cross Street School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,850.0% 18.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 56.3%
 

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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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