Ps 123 Mahalia Jackson



Ps 123 Mahalia Jackson Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ps 123 Mahalia Jackson Students by Grade
PK 35
K 53
1 79
2 56
3 49
4 58
5 51
6 59
7 58
8 63
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 2

Ps 123 Mahalia Jackson is a public elementary school located in New York, NY in the New York City Geographic District # 5 School District. It enrolls 563 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ps 123 Mahalia Jackson is the 872nd largest public school in New York and the 16,378th largest nationally. It has 12.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 563
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 45.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,378th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 872nd out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 729th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 619th out of 2,753

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Ps 123 Mahalia Jackson Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 290
(52%)
5,105
(52%)
 Female 273
(48%)
4,688
(48%)

Ps 123 Mahalia Jackson Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 296
(53%)
5,069
(52%)
 Hispanic 227
(40%)
3,888
(40%)
 White 24
(4%)
379
(4%)
 Asian 9
(2%)
259
(3%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
90
(1%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
108
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ps 123 Mahalia Jackson Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 488
(87%)
7,772
(79%)
 Not Eligible 67
(12%)
1,661
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(1%)
360
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Ps 123 Mahalia Jackson is ranked 376th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ps 123 Mahalia Jackson students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.1%) is significantly 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.

Ps 123 Mahalia Jackson Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 654
2006 607
2007 591
2008 552
2009 622
2010 714
2011 676
2012 691
2013 591
2014 560
2015 563

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.8
2006 12.3
2007 16.4
2008 15.3
2009 15.9
2010 14.5
2011 14.7
2012 17.5
2013 13.1
2014 13
2015 12.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.782874617737
2006 0.84349258649094
2007 0.84263959390863
2008 0.86775362318841
2009
2010 0.63585434173669
2011 0.63165680473373
2012 0.91751085383502
2013 0.85279187817259
2014 0.85535714285714
2015 0.8809946714032

Compare Ps 123 Mahalia Jackson to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,230.0% 12.3:1
 
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 88.1%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Ps 123 Mahalia Jackson
New York, NY
Public PK - 08 563 12.3:1  
Success Academy Charter School-Harlem 5
New York, NY
Public KG - 06 607 15.2:1 1 miles
St Hope Leadership Academy Charter School
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Public 05 - 08 300 9.2:1 1 miles
St Aloysius School
New York, NY
Private PK - 08 197 9:1 1 miles
St Mark the Evangelist School
New York, NY
Private PK - 08 229 24:1 1 miles
Storefront Academy Harlem
New York, NY
Private PK - 08 172 10:1 1 miles
Ps 92 Mary Mcleod Bethune
New York, NY
Public PK - 05 296 10.6:1 1 miles
St Charles Borromeo School
New York, NY
Private PK - 08 244 16:1 1 miles
Harlem Village Academy Charter School Ehvacs
New York, NY
Public KG - 12 899 12.3:1 1 miles
Democracy Preparatory Charter School
New York, NY
Public 06 - 12 722 11.9:1 1 miles
Knowledge and Power Prep Academy IV
New York, NY
Public 06 - 08 156 13.1:1 1 miles
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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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