Ps 62 Chester Park School



Ps 62 Chester Park School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ps 62 Chester Park School Students by Grade
PK 40
K 157
1 144
2 164
3 157
4 144
5 144
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 1

Ps 62 Chester Park School is a public elementary school located in South Richmond Hill, NY in the New York City Geographic District #27 School District. It enrolls 951 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ps 62 Chester Park School is the 152nd largest public school in New York and the 1,779th largest nationally. It has 17.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 951
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 53.71
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,779th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 152nd out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 2,567th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 381st out of 2,753

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Ps 62 Chester Park School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 491
(52%)
18,203
(51%)
 Female 460
(48%)
17,457
(49%)

Ps 62 Chester Park School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 586
(62%)
8,043
(23%)
 Hispanic 251
(26%)
13,555
(38%)
 American Indian 59
(6%)
1,371
(4%)
 Black 36
(4%)
8,438
(24%)
 White 16
(2%)
4,037
(11%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
216
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ps 62 Chester Park School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 464
(49%)
24,028
(67%)
 Not Eligible 458
(48%)
8,878
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(3%)
2,754
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Ps 62 Chester Park School is ranked 382nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ps 62 Chester Park School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (51.8%) 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.

Ps 62 Chester Park School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 973
2006 962
2007 976
2008 1008
2009 1003
2010 996
2011 947
2012 947
2013 906
2014 918
2015 951

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16
2006 13.3
2007 13.7
2008 14
2009 13.9
2010 16.3
2011 16.9
2012 18.2
2013 16.5
2014 17
2015 17.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.85405960945529
2006 0.89189189189189
2007 0.88217213114754
2008 0.88194444444444
2009
2010 0.88152610441767
2011 0.88278775079197
2012 0.88489968321014
2013 0.67328918322296
2014 0.57625272331155
2015 0.51840168243954

Compare Ps 62 Chester Park School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,770.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 51.8%
 
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public PK - 05 951 17.7:1  
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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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