Westchester Square Academy



Westchester Square Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Westchester Square Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 161
10 156
11 138
12 82
UG 8

Westchester Square Academy is a public high school of the New York City Geographic District # 8 School District located in Bronx, NY. It has 545 students in grades 9th through 12th. Westchester Square Academy is the 588th largest public high school in New York and the 10,083rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.2 to 1.

Total Students: 545
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 41.14
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,083rd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in New York: 588th out of 1,454
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 633rd out of 1,411
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 589th out of 1,411

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Westchester Square Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 285
(52%)
4,248
(52%)
 Female 260
(48%)
3,946
(48%)

Westchester Square Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 305
(56%)
5,002
(61%)
 Black 138
(25%)
2,291
(28%)
 White 54
(10%)
339
(4%)
 Asian 31
(6%)
423
(5%)
 American Indian 11
(2%)
87
(1%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
52
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Westchester Square Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 311
(57%)
5,704
(70%)
 Not Eligible 215
(39%)
2,268
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 19
(3%)
222
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Westchester Square Academy is ranked 434th out of 1,339 ranked schools in New York, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Westchester Square Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (60.6%) is slightly higher than the state average of 48.3%. 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.

Westchester Square Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2012 108
2013 252
2014 406
2015 545

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2012 15.2
2013 12.6
2014 13.8
2015 13.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2012 0.82407407407407
2013 0.8015873015873
2014 0.70197044334975
2015 0.60550458715596

Compare Westchester Square Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,296.7% 13.0:1
 
1,320.0% 13.2:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 48.3%
 
This School 60.6%
 

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