Drake School



Drake School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Drake School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 37
1 39
2 54
3 35
4 65
5 44
6 46
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Drake School is a public elementary school located in North Tonawanda, NY in the North Tonawanda City School District. It enrolls 320 students in grades 1st through 12th. Drake School is the 2,150th largest public school in New York and the 39,820th largest nationally. It has 15.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 320
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.01
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 39,820th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 2,150th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 1,992nd out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 2,345th out of 2,753

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Drake School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 174
(54%)
902
(50%)
 Female 146
(46%)
900
(50%)

Drake School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 301
(94%)
1,674
(93%)
 Hispanic 10
(3%)
56
(3%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
18
(1%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
22
(1%)
 Black 2
(1%)
19
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
13
(1%)

Drake School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 175
(55%)
940
(52%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 127
(40%)
743
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 18
(6%)
119
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Drake School is ranked 1,661st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Drake School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (45.3%) is slightly 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.

Drake School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 373
2006 360
2007 389
2008 361
2009 339
2010 339
2011 319
2012 353
2013 345
2014 333
2015 320

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.3
2006 13.8
2007 16.6
2008 14.7
2009 13.3
2010 11.1
2011 12.8
2012 12.6
2013 13.8
2014 15.1
2015 15.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.30563002680965
2006 0.31944444444444
2007 0.33161953727506
2008 0.3601108033241
2009 0.37758112094395
2010 0.37463126843658
2011 0.3730407523511
2012 0.41643059490085
2013 0.37101449275362
2014 0.40840840840841
2015 0.453125

Compare Drake School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,520.0% 15.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 45.3%
 
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Drake School
North Tonawanda, NY
Public KG - 06 320 15.2:1  
Meadow School
North Tonawanda, NY
Public KG - 06 631 16.6:1 2 miles
Christian Academy of Western New York
North Tonawanda, NY
Private PK - 12 148 7:1 2 miles
Ohio Elementary School
North Tonawanda, NY
Public KG - 06 472 18.3:1 3 miles
Errick Road Elementary School
North Tonawanda, NY
Public KG - 05 580 16.1:1 3 miles
Veronica E Connor Middle School
Grand Island, NY
Public 06 - 08 709 13.7:1 3 miles
Holy Ghost Lutheran School
Niagara Falls, NY
Private PK - 08 181 13:1 3 miles
Geraldine J Mann School
Niagara Falls, NY
Public PK - 06 479 18.6:1 4 miles
Tonawanda Middle/High School
Tonawanda, NY
Public 06 - 12 928 12.2:1 4 miles
Fletcher Elementary School
Tonawanda, NY
Public 04 - 05 251 13:1 4 miles
Spruce School
North Tonawanda, NY
Public KG - 06 379 14.6:1 4 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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