Secondary School for Journalism



Secondary School for Journalism Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Secondary School for Journalism Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 23
9 79
10 75
11 58
12 64
UG 3

Secondary School for Journalism is a public high school of the New York City Geographic District #15 School District located in Brooklyn, NY. It has 302 students in grades 8th through 12th. Secondary School for Journalism is the 1,090th largest public high school in New York and the 14,469th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.4 to 1.

Total Students: 302
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 21

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Secondary School for Journalism Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 161
(53%)
3,156
(52%)
 Male 141
(47%)
2,965
(48%)

Secondary School for Journalism Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 139
(46%)
2,594
(42%)
 Hispanic 117
(39%)
2,705
(44%)
 Asian 24
(8%)
284
(5%)
 White 17
(6%)
446
(7%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
48
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
21
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
23
(0%)

Secondary School for Journalism Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 225
(75%)
4,348
(71%)
 Not Eligible 64
(21%)
1,303
(21%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(4%)
470
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Secondary School for Journalism is ranked 636th out of 0 ranked schools in New York, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Secondary School for Journalism students on free and reduced lunch assistance (78.8%) 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.

Secondary School for Journalism Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 610
2006 635
2007 609
2008 539
2009 442
2010 389
2011 337
2012 302

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 13.2
2007 14.9
2008 12.8
2009 13.4
2010 15
2011 14.7
2012 14.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.7655737704918
2006 0.87086614173228
2007 0.81444991789819
2008 0.80148423005566
2009
2010 0.83033419023136
2011 0.7893175074184
2012 0.78807947019868

Compare Secondary School for Journalism to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,281.0% 12.8:1
 
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 78.8%
 

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