Cynthia Jenkins School



Cynthia Jenkins School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Cynthia Jenkins School Students by Grade
PK 46
K 81
1 72
2 89
3 81
4 87
5 88
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 6

Cynthia Jenkins School is a public elementary school located in Jamaica, NY in the New York City Geographic District #29 School District. It enrolls 550 students in grades 1st through 12th. Cynthia Jenkins School is the 918th largest public school in New York and the 17,507th largest nationally. It has 12.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 550
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.77
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,507th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 918th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 854th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 709th out of 2,753

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Cynthia Jenkins School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 287
(52%)
11,991
(52%)
 Female 263
(48%)
11,198
(48%)

Cynthia Jenkins School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 492
(90%)
14,737
(64%)
 Hispanic 38
(7%)
3,510
(15%)
 Asian 11
(2%)
3,672
(16%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
658
(3%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
193
(1%)
 White 2
(0%)
419
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Cynthia Jenkins School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 401
(73%)
14,792
(64%)
 Not Eligible 127
(23%)
6,512
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(4%)
1,885
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Cynthia Jenkins School is ranked 538th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Cynthia Jenkins School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (76.9%) 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.

Cynthia Jenkins School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 594
2006 589
2007 558
2008 598
2009 581
2010 574
2011 577
2012 570
2013 549
2014 556
2015 550

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.2
2006 12.1
2007 13
2008 15.7
2009 14.9
2010 14
2011 15.6
2012 18
2013 16.1
2014 15.4
2015 12.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.84680134680135
2006 0.79796264855688
2007 0.76344086021505
2008 0.76923076923077
2009
2010 0.72473867595819
2011 0.69670710571924
2012 0.76842105263158
2013 0.74863387978142
2014 0.83453237410072
2015 0.76909090909091

Compare Cynthia Jenkins School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,260.0% 12.6:1
 
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 76.9%
 

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Public PK - 05 550 12.6:1  
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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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