Matthew Paterson Elementary School



Matthew Paterson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Matthew Paterson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 87
1 95
2 124
3 117
4 127
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Matthew Paterson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Patterson, NY in the Carmel Central School District. It enrolls 550 students in grades 1st through 12th. Matthew Paterson Elementary School is the 918th largest public school in New York and the 17,507th largest nationally. It has 15.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 550
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.51
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,507th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 918th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 2,103rd out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 1,247th out of 2,753

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Matthew Paterson Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 297
(54%)
1,408
(51%)
 Female 253
(46%)
1,351
(49%)

Matthew Paterson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 375
(68%)
1,880
(68%)
 Hispanic 121
(22%)
642
(23%)
 Two or More 20
(4%)
89
(3%)
 Black 18
(3%)
68
(2%)
 Asian 15
(3%)
72
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Matthew Paterson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 405
(74%)
2,056
(75%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 131
(24%)
603
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(3%)
100
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

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

The percentage of Matthew Paterson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (26.4%) is 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.

Matthew Paterson Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 607
2006 579
2007 593
2008 599
2009 625
2010 615
2011 623
2012 604
2013 592
2014 537
2015 550

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16
2006 16.1
2007 16
2008 15
2009 16.4
2010 15.9
2011 16.4
2012 16.3
2013 17.2
2014 15.1
2015 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.082372322899506
2006 0.10017271157168
2007 0.096121416526138
2008 0.11853088480801
2009 0.1424
2010 0.17560975609756
2011 0.18298555377207
2012 0.22516556291391
2013 0.22128378378378
2014 0.243947858473
2015 0.26363636363636

Compare Matthew Paterson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 26.4%
 
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public KG - 04 550 15.5:1  
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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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