Frederick Douglass Academy



Frederick Douglass Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Frederick Douglass Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 92
7 76
8 101
9 275
10 287
11 303
12 275

Frederick Douglass Academy is a public elementary school located in New York, NY in the New York City Geographic District # 5 School District. It enrolls 1,409 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,409
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 84.41

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Frederick Douglass Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 763
(54%)
5,105
(52%)
 Female 646
(46%)
4,688
(48%)

Frederick Douglass Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 995
(71%)
5,069
(52%)
 Hispanic 322
(23%)
3,888
(40%)
 Two or More 40
(3%)
108
(1%)
 White 26
(2%)
379
(4%)
 Asian 22
(2%)
259
(3%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
90
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Frederick Douglass Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 936
(66%)
7,772
(79%)
 Not Eligible 397
(28%)
1,661
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 76
(5%)
360
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Frederick Douglass Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (71.8%) 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.

Frederick Douglass Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1387
2006 1504
2007 1419
2008 1520
2009 1597
2010 1545
2011 1549
2012 1470
2013 1484
2014 1429
2015 1409

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.2
2006 19.5
2007 16.1
2008 18.1
2009 18.8
2010 19.3
2011 19.9
2012 18.1
2013 18.8
2014 17.2
2015 16.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.45565969718818
2006 0.42021276595745
2007 0.6814658210007
2008 0.71710526315789
2009
2010 0.65501618122977
2011 0.77921239509361
2012 0.76666666666667
2013 0.73652291105121
2014 0.7186843946816
2015 0.71823988644429

Compare Frederick Douglass Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,670.0% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 71.8%
 

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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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