Christopher Columbus High School



Christopher Columbus High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Christopher Columbus High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 40
10 105
11 109
12 148
UG 52

Christopher Columbus High School is a public high school of the New York City Geographic District #11 School District located in Bronx, NY. It has 454 students in grades 9th through 12th. Christopher Columbus High School is the 733rd largest public high school in New York and the 11,368th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.9 to 1.

Total Students: 454
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.89

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Christopher Columbus High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 261
(57%)
5,346
(57%)
 Female 193
(43%)
4,101
(43%)

Christopher Columbus High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 213
(47%)
4,677
(50%)
 Black 151
(33%)
3,900
(41%)
 White 59
(13%)
380
(4%)
 Asian 27
(6%)
367
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
32
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
69
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
22
(0%)

Christopher Columbus High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 385
(85%)
6,432
(68%)
 Not Eligible 43
(9%)
2,544
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 26
(6%)
471
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Christopher Columbus High School is ranked 259th out of 0 ranked schools in New York, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Christopher Columbus High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (90.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 41.1%. 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.

Christopher Columbus High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2268
2006 1817
2007 1560
2008 1466
2009 1399
2010 1204
2011 749
2012 454

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.1
2006 16.3
2007 16.7
2008 16.8
2009 18
2010 20.4
2011 18.4
2012 16.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.67504409171076
2006 0.73197578425977
2007 0.72435897435897
2008 0.76807639836289
2009
2010 0.6843853820598
2011 0.76234979973298
2012 0.90528634361233

Compare Christopher Columbus High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,281.0% 12.8:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,690.0% 16.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 90.5%
 

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