Denton Avenue School



Denton Avenue School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Denton Avenue School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 103
1 102
2 105
3 107
4 108
5 106
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Denton Avenue School is a public elementary school located in New Hyde Park, NY in the Herricks Union Free School District. It enrolls 631 students in grades 1st through 12th. Denton Avenue School is the 630th largest public school in New York and the 11,686th largest nationally. It has 14.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 631
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 44.01
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,686th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 630th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 1,614th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 692nd out of 2,753

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Denton Avenue School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 322
(51%)
1,207
(47%)
 Male 309
(49%)
1,347
(53%)

Denton Avenue School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 407
(65%)
1,574
(62%)
 White 155
(25%)
771
(30%)
 Hispanic 53
(8%)
154
(6%)
 Two or More 13
(2%)
40
(2%)
 Black 3
(0%)
15
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Denton Avenue School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 594
(94%)
2,354
(92%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 29
(5%)
158
(6%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(1%)
42
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Denton Avenue School is ranked 2,393rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Denton Avenue School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (5.9%) is significantly 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.

Denton Avenue School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 548
2006 519
2007 513
2008 521
2009 519
2010 562
2011 578
2012 598
2013 622
2014 610
2015 631

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.4
2006 10.3
2007 10.2
2008 10.7
2009 10.9
2010 10.5
2011 13.4
2012 13
2013 13.1
2014 13.6
2015 14.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.021897810218978
2006 0.021194605009634
2007 0.021442495126706
2008 0.030710172744722
2009 0.038535645472062
2010 0.0355871886121
2011 0.034602076124567
2012 0.04180602006689
2013 0.04983922829582
2014 0.057377049180328
2015 0.058637083993661

Compare Denton Avenue School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,430.0% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 5.9%
 
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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