Rachel Carson High School for Coastal Studies



Rachel Carson High School for Coastal Studies Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Rachel Carson High School for Coastal Studies Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 123
10 162
11 104
12 118
UG 1

Rachel Carson High School for Coastal Studies is a public high school of the New York City Geographic District #21 School District located in Brooklyn, NY. It has 508 students in grades 9th through 12th. Rachel Carson High School for Coastal Studies is the 635th largest public high school in New York and the 10,529th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.9 to 1.

Total Students: 508
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.9

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Rachel Carson High School for Coastal Studies Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 281
(55%)
6,589
(53%)
 Female 227
(45%)
5,861
(47%)

Rachel Carson High School for Coastal Studies Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 197
(39%)
3,265
(26%)
 Hispanic 122
(24%)
2,596
(21%)
 Black 115
(23%)
3,764
(30%)
 Asian 69
(14%)
2,737
(22%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
39
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
14
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
35
(0%)

Rachel Carson High School for Coastal Studies Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 333
(66%)
3,699
(30%)
 Not Eligible 106
(21%)
8,255
(66%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 69
(14%)
496
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Rachel Carson High School for Coastal Studies is ranked 271st out of 0 ranked schools in New York, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Rachel Carson High School for Coastal Studies students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.1%) 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.

Rachel Carson High School for Coastal Studies Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 108
2006 183
2007 322
2008 430
2009 472
2010 470
2011 482
2012 508

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18
2006 19.1
2007 20.1
2008 18.6
2009 18.4
2010 17.8
2011 18.3
2012 18.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.7962962962963
2006
2007 N/A
2008 0.78604651162791
2009
2010 0.78297872340426
2011 0.78423236514523
2012 0.79133858267717

Compare Rachel Carson High School for Coastal Studies to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,281.0% 12.8:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,890.0% 18.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 79.1%
 

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