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
9 223
10 162
11 180
12 104
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 672 students in grades 9th through 12th. School for Legal Studies is the 435th largest public high school in New York and the 8,449th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 20.4 to 1.

Total Students: 672
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.9

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School for Legal Studies Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 363
(54%)
3,582
(44%)
 Male 309
(46%)
4,469
(56%)

School for Legal Studies Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 347
(52%)
3,126
(39%)
 Hispanic 307
(46%)
4,263
(53%)
 White 7
(1%)
263
(3%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
35
(0%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
319
(4%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
38
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
7
(0%)

School for Legal Studies Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 562
(84%)
6,280
(78%)
 Not Eligible 80
(12%)
1,217
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(4%)
554
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

School for Legal Studies is ranked 117th out of 0 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 (88.1%) 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.

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

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

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

Compare School for Legal Studies to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,281.0% 12.8:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,040.0% 20.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 88.1%
 

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