Sunset Park High School



Sunset Park High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sunset Park 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
9 332
10 333
11 309
12 329
UG 8

Sunset Park High School is a public high school of the New York City Geographic District #15 School District located in Brooklyn, NY. It has 1,312 students in grades 8th through 12th. Sunset Park High School is the 168th largest public high school in New York and the 4,211th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.2 to 1.

Total Students: 1,312
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 99.42
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,211th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in New York: 168th out of 1,454
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 633rd out of 1,411
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 141st out of 1,411

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Sunset Park High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 714
(54%)
3,166
(47%)
 Female 598
(46%)
3,550
(53%)

Sunset Park High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,008
(77%)
2,733
(41%)
 Black 119
(9%)
2,733
(41%)
 Asian 94
(7%)
359
(5%)
 White 87
(7%)
694
(10%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
43
(1%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
154
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Sunset Park High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 990
(75%)
4,450
(66%)
 Not Eligible 271
(21%)
1,837
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 51
(4%)
429
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Sunset Park High School is ranked 60th out of 1,339 ranked schools in New York, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sunset Park High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.3%) 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.

Sunset Park High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 370
2010 693
2011 986
2012 1286
2013 1307
2014 1337
2015 1312

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 14.8
2010 15.7
2011 13.1
2012 13.5
2013 12.4
2014 13.9
2015 13.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009
2010 0.85137085137085
2011 0.7920892494929
2012 0.81181959564541
2013 0.83779648048967
2014 0.78908002991773
2015 0.79344512195122

Compare Sunset Park High School 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 79.3%
 

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