Newcomers High School



Newcomers High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Newcomers High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 154
10 338
11 228
12 230

Newcomers High School is a public high school of the New York City Geographic District #30 School District located in Long Island City, NY. It has 950 students in grades 9th through 12th. Newcomers High School is the 296th largest public high school in New York and the 6,167th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.9 to 1.

Total Students: 950
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 53.08

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Newcomers High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 514
(54%)
5,246
(49%)
 Female 436
(46%)
5,405
(51%)

Newcomers High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 431
(45%)
2,435
(23%)
 Hispanic 429
(45%)
5,233
(49%)
 Black 44
(5%)
1,024
(10%)
 White 40
(4%)
1,833
(17%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
45
(0%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
39
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
42
(0%)

Newcomers High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 746
(79%)
3,320
(31%)
 Not Eligible 130
(14%)
6,669
(63%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 74
(8%)
662
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Newcomers High School is ranked 57th out of 0 ranked schools in New York, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Newcomers High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.3%) 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.

Newcomers High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1080
2006 1018
2007 1016
2008 864
2009 915
2010 1044
2011 925
2012 950

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.6
2006 18.5
2007 17.9
2008 15
2009 18
2010 18.8
2011 16.8
2012 17.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.79537037037037
2006 0.85559921414538
2007 0.78937007874016
2008 0.85416666666667
2009
2010 0.85057471264368
2011 0.85405405405405
2012 0.86315789473684

Compare Newcomers High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,281.0% 12.8:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,790.0% 17.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 86.3%
 

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