Beacon High School



Beacon High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Beacon 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
9 328
10 321
11 291
12 366
UG 1

Beacon High School is a public high school of the New York City Geographic District # 3 School District located in New York, NY. It has 1,307 students in grades 9th through 12th. Beacon High School is the 170th largest public high school in New York and the 4,241st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 22.5 to 1.

Total Students: 1,307
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 58.02
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,241st out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in New York: 170th out of 1,454
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 1,382nd out of 1,411
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 396th out of 1,411

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Beacon High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 839
(64%)
5,422
(59%)
 Male 468
(36%)
3,788
(41%)

Beacon High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 688
(53%)
2,282
(25%)
 Hispanic 287
(22%)
3,500
(38%)
 Black 177
(14%)
2,199
(24%)
 Asian 100
(8%)
874
(9%)
 Two or More 47
(4%)
309
(3%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
46
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Beacon High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 985
(75%)
4,275
(46%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 258
(20%)
4,399
(48%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 64
(5%)
536
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Beacon High School is ranked 454th out of 1,339 ranked schools in New York, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Beacon High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (24.6%) is lower than the state average of 48.3%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Beacon High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1042
2006 1031
2007 1085
2008 1130
2009 1144
2010 1159
2011 1162
2012 1261
2013 1274
2014 1283
2015 1307

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20
2006 17.6
2007 18.4
2008 19.5
2009 20.8
2010 21.7
2011 22.3
2012 21.3
2013 22.3
2014 22.5
2015 22.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.23608445297505
2006 0.23084384093113
2007 0.19815668202765
2008 0.19911504424779
2009
2010 0.22260569456428
2011 0.22375215146299
2012 0.2426645519429
2013 0.287284144427
2014 0.27201870615744
2015 0.24636572302984

Compare Beacon High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,296.7% 13.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
2,250.0% 22.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 24.6%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 48.3%
 

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