Port Jefferson Elementary School



Port Jefferson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Port Jefferson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 38
K 68
1 69
2 79
3 78
4 74
5 83
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 3

Port Jefferson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Port Jefferson, NY in the Port Jefferson Union Free School District. It enrolls 492 students in grades 1st through 12th. Port Jefferson Elementary School is the 1,165th largest public school in New York and the 22,704th largest nationally. It has 11.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 492
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.72
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,704th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 1,165th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 430th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 713th out of 2,753

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Port Jefferson Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 261
(53%)
388
(52%)
 Female 231
(47%)
363
(48%)

Port Jefferson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 386
(79%)
605
(81%)
 Hispanic 45
(9%)
59
(8%)
 Asian 36
(7%)
49
(7%)
 Two or More 22
(4%)
34
(5%)
 Black 3
(1%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Port Jefferson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 430
(87%)
672
(89%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 51
(10%)
63
(8%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 11
(2%)
16
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Port Jefferson Elementary School is ranked 2,242nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Port Jefferson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (12.6%) 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.

Port Jefferson Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 621
2006 653
2007 650
2008 631
2009 602
2010 590
2011 586
2012 547
2013 525
2014 503
2015 492

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.9
2006 14
2007 13
2008 12.2
2009 11.1
2010 9.3
2011 11.8
2012 12.2
2013 12
2014 12.3
2015 11.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.035426731078905
2006 0.022970903522205
2007 0.021538461538462
2008 0.019017432646593
2009 0.041528239202658
2010 0.038983050847458
2011 0.044368600682594
2012 0.096892138939671
2013 0.07047619047619
2014 0.053677932405567
2015 0.1260162601626

Compare Port Jefferson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,130.0% 11.3:1
 
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 12.6%
 
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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