Maurice W Downing Primary School



Maurice W Downing Primary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Maurice W Downing Primary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 114
1 116
2 113
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Maurice W Downing Primary School is a public elementary school located in Malverne, NY in the Malverne Union Free School District. It enrolls 343 students in grades 1st through 12th. Maurice W Downing Primary School is the 2,050th largest public school in New York and the 37,701st largest nationally. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 343
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.43
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 37,701st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 2,050th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 1,484th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 2,131st out of 2,753

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Maurice W Downing Primary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 183
(53%)
528
(48%)
 Male 160
(47%)
583
(52%)

Maurice W Downing Primary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 157
(46%)
551
(50%)
 Hispanic 97
(28%)
263
(24%)
 White 61
(18%)
218
(20%)
 Asian 16
(5%)
56
(5%)
 Two or More 12
(4%)
23
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Maurice W Downing Primary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 200
(58%)
640
(58%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 124
(36%)
400
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 19
(6%)
71
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Maurice W Downing Primary School is ranked 1,676th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Maurice W Downing Primary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (41.7%) is slightly lower than the state average of 53.2%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Maurice W Downing Primary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 278
2006 271
2007 262
2008 272
2009 285
2010 371
2011 366
2012 368
2013 363
2014 371
2015 343

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.6
2006 12.9
2007 11.4
2008 10.1
2009 11.4
2010 11.1
2011 13.7
2012 14.7
2013 12.5
2014 13.3
2015 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36690647482014
2006 0.36531365313653
2007 0.36259541984733
2008 0.35661764705882
2009 0.34736842105263
2010 0.31536388140162
2011 0.34972677595628
2012 0.33423913043478
2013 0.35261707988981
2014 0.40161725067385
2015 0.41690962099125

Compare Maurice W Downing Primary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 41.7%
 
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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