James Madison High School



James Madison High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

James Madison High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 1
9 942
10 982
11 651
12 667
UG 18

James Madison High School is a public high school of the New York City Geographic District #22 School District located in Brooklyn, NY. It has 3,261 students in grades 8th through 12th. James Madison High School is the 17th largest public high school in New York and the 159th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 22.1 to 1.

Total Students: 3,261
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 147.81
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 159th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in New York: 17th out of 1,454
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 1,378th out of 1,411
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 33rd out of 1,411

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James Madison High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,903
(58%)
4,805
(50%)
 Female 1,358
(42%)
4,862
(50%)

James Madison High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,429
(44%)
3,136
(32%)
 Asian 655
(20%)
2,414
(25%)
 Hispanic 580
(18%)
1,416
(15%)
 Black 579
(18%)
2,565
(27%)
 American Indian 12
(0%)
36
(0%)
 Two or More 6
(0%)
100
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

James Madison High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 2,156
(66%)
5,179
(54%)
 Not Eligible 786
(24%)
3,768
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 319
(10%)
720
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

James Madison High School is ranked 8th out of 1,339 ranked schools in New York, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of James Madison High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.9%) is significantly 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.

James Madison High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 4223
2006 4362
2007 3858
2008 3429
2009 3305
2010 3155
2011 3063
2012 3184
2013 3088
2014 3131
2015 3261

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.8
2006 22.3
2007 19.9
2008 20.5
2009 21.7
2010 22.5
2011 21.8
2012 21.4
2013 21.7
2014 22.8
2015 22.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36609045702108
2006 0.34571297569922
2007 0.33333333333333
2008 0.47535724701079
2009
2010 0.66402535657686
2011 0.67025791707476
2012 0.078517587939698
2013 0.63180051813472
2014 0.61226445225168
2015 0.75896964121435

Compare James Madison High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,296.7% 13.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
2,210.0% 22.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 48.3%
 
This School 75.9%
 

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