Gordon Parks School (the)



Gordon Parks School (the) Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gordon Parks School (the) Students by Grade
PK 18
K 46
1 73
2 66
3 80
4 83
5 77
6 100
7 64
8 72
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gordon Parks School (the) is a public elementary school located in Rosedale, NY in the New York City Geographic District #29 School District. It enrolls 679 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gordon Parks School (the) is the 504th largest public school in New York and the 8,998th largest nationally. It has 15.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 679
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 44.73
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,998th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 504th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 1,992nd out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 658th out of 2,753

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Gordon Parks School (the) Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 340
(50%)
11,991
(52%)
 Female 339
(50%)
11,198
(48%)

Gordon Parks School (the) Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 656
(97%)
14,737
(64%)
 Hispanic 12
(2%)
3,510
(15%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
3,672
(16%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
658
(3%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
193
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
419
(2%)

Gordon Parks School (the) Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 322
(47%)
14,792
(64%)
 Not Eligible 278
(41%)
6,512
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 79
(12%)
1,885
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Gordon Parks School (the) is ranked 585th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gordon Parks School (the) students on free and reduced lunch assistance (59.1%) is slightly 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.

Gordon Parks School (the) Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 562
2006 632
2007 623
2008 636
2009 644
2010 660
2011 667
2012 649
2013 669
2014 679
2015 679

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.6
2006 15.8
2007 16.8
2008 15.2
2009 15.7
2010 15.7
2011 16.3
2012 17.1
2013 16.3
2014 16.2
2015 15.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.43772241992883
2006 0.5
2007 0.54895666131621
2008 0.5062893081761
2009
2010 0.56363636363636
2011 0.58470764617691
2012 0.59630200308166
2013 0.60388639760837
2014 0.51693667157585
2015 0.59057437407953

Compare Gordon Parks School (the) 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
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 59.1%
 

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Public PK - 08 679 15.2:1  
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Public PK - 05 301 11.3:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 06 385 13.8:1 1 miles
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