Acorn Community High School



Acorn Community High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Acorn Community 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
9 213
10 180
11 176
12 124
UG 4

Acorn Community High School is a public high school of the New York City Geographic District #13 School District located in Brooklyn, NY. It has 697 students in grades 9th through 12th. Acorn Community High School is the 413th largest public high school in New York and the 8,200th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.2 to 1.

Total Students: 697
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 38.3

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Acorn Community High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 380
(55%)
6,628
(52%)
 Female 317
(45%)
6,012
(48%)

Acorn Community High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 578
(83%)
5,958
(47%)
 Hispanic 96
(14%)
1,604
(13%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
63
(0%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
3,583
(28%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
161
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
47
(0%)
 White 4
(1%)
1,224
(10%)

Acorn Community High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 536
(77%)
5,338
(42%)
 Not Eligible 102
(15%)
6,728
(53%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 59
(8%)
574
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Acorn Community High School is ranked 115th out of 0 ranked schools in New York, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Acorn Community High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.4%) 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.

Acorn Community High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 695
2006 709
2007 755
2008 742
2009 697
2010 748
2011 731
2012 697

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.3
2006 17.6
2007 18.4
2008 19.6
2009 17.8
2010 21.3
2011 18.4
2012 18.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.80719424460432
2006 0.87023977433004
2007 0.79867549668874
2008 0.86657681940701
2009
2010 0.86497326203209
2011 0.87414500683995
2012 0.85365853658537

Compare Acorn Community High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,281.0% 12.8:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,820.0% 18.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 85.4%
 

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