Park Avenue School



Park Avenue School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Park Avenue School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 50
1 50
2 38
3 63
4 48
5 49
6 51
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 1

Park Avenue School is a public elementary school located in North Merrick, NY in the North Bellmore Union Free School District. It enrolls 350 students in grades 1st through 12th. Park Avenue School is the 2,013th largest public school in New York and the 37,046th largest nationally. It has 15.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 350
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.97
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 37,046th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 2,013th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 2,228th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 2,298th out of 2,753

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Park Avenue School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 176
(50%)
1,047
(50%)
 Male 174
(50%)
1,053
(50%)

Park Avenue School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 288
(83%)
1,579
(75%)
 Asian 25
(7%)
155
(7%)
 Hispanic 19
(5%)
271
(13%)
 Two or More 12
(3%)
44
(2%)
 Black 5
(1%)
43
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Park Avenue School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 328
(94%)
1,803
(86%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 19
(5%)
250
(12%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(1%)
47
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Park Avenue School is ranked 2,478th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Park Avenue School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (6.3%) 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.

Park Avenue School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 362
2006 339
2007 348
2008 358
2009 337
2010 337
2011 347
2012 353
2013 346
2014 354
2015 350

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.5
2006 13
2007 13.9
2008 14
2009 14.3
2010 13.7
2011 15.4
2012 15.3
2013 14.7
2014 16.9
2015 15.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.033149171270718
2006 0.050147492625369
2007 0.060344827586207
2008 0.069832402234637
2009 0.038575667655786
2010 0.044510385756677
2011 0.046109510086455
2012 0.042492917847025
2013 0.034682080924855
2014 0.042372881355932
2015 0.062857142857143

Compare Park Avenue School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,590.0% 15.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 6.3%
 
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Park Avenue School
North Merrick, NY
Public KG - 06 350 15.9:1  
Newbridge Road School
North Bellmore, NY
Public KG - 06 362 13.9:1 1 miles
South Shore Country Day School
North Bellmore, NY
Private PK - 01 101 3:1 1 miles
Old Mill Road School
Merrick, NY
Public KG - 06 446 13.7:1 1 miles
Progressive School of Long Island
Merrick, NY
Private KG - 08 136 7:1 1 miles
Chatterton School
Merrick, NY
Public KG - 06 413 9.9:1 1 miles
Camp Avenue School
Merrick, NY
Public KG - 06 481 14.2:1 1 miles
Martin Avenue Elementary School
Bellmore, NY
Public KG - 06 282 10.3:1 2 miles
The Children'S Learning Center
Roosevelt, NY
Private UG - UG 230 9:1 2 miles
St Elizabeth Ann Seton Regional School Pk-8
Bellmore, NY
Private PK - 08 335 14:1 2 miles
Grace Christian Academy
Merrick, NY
Private KG - 12 115 7:1 2 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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