Ps 197 John B Russwurm



Ps 197 John B Russwurm Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ps 197 John B Russwurm Students by Grade
PK 36
K 38
1 53
2 51
3 49
4 54
5 39
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 2

Ps 197 John B Russwurm is a public elementary school located in New York, NY in the New York City Geographic District # 5 School District. It enrolls 322 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ps 197 John B Russwurm is the 2,142nd largest public school in New York and the 39,638th largest nationally. It has 10.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 322
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.89
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 39,638th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 2,142nd out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 330th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 1,707th out of 2,753

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Ps 197 John B Russwurm Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 192
(60%)
5,105
(52%)
 Female 130
(40%)
4,688
(48%)

Ps 197 John B Russwurm Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 201
(63%)
5,069
(52%)
 Hispanic 106
(33%)
3,888
(40%)
 White 10
(3%)
379
(4%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
90
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
259
(3%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
108
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ps 197 John B Russwurm Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 284
(88%)
7,772
(79%)
 Not Eligible 26
(8%)
1,661
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(4%)
360
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Ps 197 John B Russwurm is ranked 892nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ps 197 John B Russwurm students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.9%) 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 197 John B Russwurm Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 568
2006 572
2007 556
2008 490
2009 370
2010 375
2011 351
2012 327
2013 307
2014 323
2015 322

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.9
2006 12.9
2007 12.4
2008 12
2009 11.2
2010 12.3
2011 14.6
2012 13.1
2013 10.6
2014 10.4
2015 10.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.80633802816901
2006 0.7465034965035
2007 0.77877697841727
2008 0.88571428571429
2009
2010 0.808
2011 0.92022792022792
2012 0.84097859327217
2013 0.85667752442997
2014 0.92879256965944
2015 0.91925465838509

Compare Ps 197 John B Russwurm to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,080.0% 10.8:1
 
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 91.9%
 

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