Brooklyn Democracy Academy



Brooklyn Democracy Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Brooklyn Democracy 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 33
10 42
11 51
12 81

Brooklyn Democracy Academy is a public high school of the New York City Geographic District #23 School District located in Brooklyn, NY. It has 207 students in grades 9th through 12th. Brooklyn Democracy Academy is the 1,241st largest public high school in New York and the 16,887th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.8 to 1.

Total Students: 207
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 15

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Brooklyn Democracy Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 110
(53%)
1,067
(44%)
 Male 97
(47%)
1,339
(56%)

Brooklyn Democracy Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 182
(88%)
2,071
(86%)
 Hispanic 22
(11%)
285
(12%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
22
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
10
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
14
(1%)

Brooklyn Democracy Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 138
(67%)
1,764
(73%)
 Not Eligible 59
(29%)
443
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 10
(5%)
199
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Brooklyn Democracy Academy is ranked 916th out of 0 ranked schools in New York, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Brooklyn Democracy Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (71.5%) 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.

Brooklyn Democracy Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 151
2009 199
2010 204
2011 205
2012 207

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 15.1
2009 14.2
2010 14
2011 15.3
2012 13.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008 N/A
2009
2010 0.65196078431373
2011 0.52682926829268
2012 0.71497584541063

Compare Brooklyn Democracy Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,281.0% 12.8:1
 
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 71.5%
 

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