School for Legal Studies



School for Legal Studies Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

School for Legal Studies Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 139
10 132
11 112
12 122
UG 3

School for Legal Studies is a public high school of the New York City Geographic District #14 School District located in Brooklyn, NY. It has 508 students in grades 9th through 12th. School for Legal Studies is the 653rd largest public high school in New York and the 10,669th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.6 to 1.

Total Students: 508
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.53
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,669th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in New York: 653rd out of 1,454
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 1,048th out of 1,411
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 816th out of 1,411

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School for Legal Studies Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 274
(54%)
4,181
(56%)
 Female 234
(46%)
3,267
(44%)

School for Legal Studies Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 269
(53%)
4,040
(54%)
 Black 215
(42%)
2,507
(34%)
 Two or More 11
(2%)
157
(2%)
 White 9
(2%)
301
(4%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
408
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
35
(0%)

School for Legal Studies Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 371
(73%)
5,331
(72%)
 Not Eligible 123
(24%)
1,681
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(3%)
436
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

School for Legal Studies is ranked 316th out of 1,339 ranked schools in New York, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of School for Legal Studies students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.8%) 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.

School for Legal Studies Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 885
2006 826
2007 835
2008 790
2009 838
2010 813
2011 753
2012 672
2013 655
2014 590
2015 508

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.7
2006 17.1
2007 21.1
2008 17.9
2009 18.7
2010 21
2011 19
2012 20.4
2013 20.5
2014 18.3
2015 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.74011299435028
2006 0.72033898305085
2007 0.74131736526946
2008 0.77974683544304
2009
2010 0.77736777367774
2011 0.84196547144754
2012 0.88095238095238
2013 0.8763358778626
2014 0.86610169491525
2015 0.75787401574803

Compare School for Legal Studies to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,296.7% 13.0:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 48.3%
 
This School 75.8%
 

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