Ps 242 Young Diplomats Magnet Academy (the)



Ps 242 Young Diplomats Magnet Academy (the) Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ps 242 Young Diplomats Magnet Academy (the) Students by Grade
PK 16
K 31
1 29
2 36
3 31
4 27
5 43
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 2

Ps 242 Young Diplomats Magnet Academy (the) is a public elementary school located in New York, NY in the New York City Geographic District # 3 School District. It enrolls 215 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ps 242 Young Diplomats Magnet Academy (the) is the 2,590th largest public school in New York and the 47,668th largest nationally. It has 9.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 215
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 47,668th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 2,590th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 198th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 2,318th out of 2,753

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Ps 242 Young Diplomats Magnet Academy (the) Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 125
(58%)
6,987
(50%)
 Female 90
(42%)
7,037
(50%)

Ps 242 Young Diplomats Magnet Academy (the) Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 141
(66%)
3,386
(24%)
 Hispanic 61
(29%)
4,245
(30%)
 White 5
(2%)
4,835
(34%)
 Two or More 4
(2%)
538
(4%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
92
(1%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
928
(7%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ps 242 Young Diplomats Magnet Academy (the) Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 170
(79%)
5,808
(41%)
 Not Eligible 37
(17%)
7,805
(56%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(4%)
411
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Ps 242 Young Diplomats Magnet Academy (the) is ranked 1,441st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ps 242 Young Diplomats Magnet Academy (the) students on free and reduced lunch assistance (82.8%) 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 242 Young Diplomats Magnet Academy (the) Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 259
2006 283
2007 288
2008 242
2009 218
2010 194
2011 295
2012 275
2013 220
2014 221
2015 215

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.6
2006 14.2
2007 13.7
2008 11
2009 9.5
2010 7.7
2011 12.3
2012 11.5
2013 8.5
2014 9.2
2015 9.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.88416988416988
2006 0.91166077738516
2007 0.80902777777778
2008 0.68595041322314
2009
2010 0.80927835051546
2011 0.80338983050847
2012 0.83272727272727
2013 0.82727272727273
2014 0.92760180995475
2015 0.82790697674419

Compare Ps 242 Young Diplomats Magnet Academy (the) to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
990.0% 9.9:1
 
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 82.8%
 

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