Opportunity Charter School



Opportunity Charter School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Opportunity Charter School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 53
7 68
8 68
9 57
10 65
11 61
12 54
UG 6

Opportunity Charter School is a public high school of the Opportunity Charter School District located in New York, NY. It has 432 students in grades 6th through 12th. Opportunity Charter School is the 789th largest public high school in New York and the 11,745th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 8.8 to 1.

Total Students: 432
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 8.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 49.01

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Opportunity Charter School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 248
(57%)
248
(57%)
 Female 184
(43%)
184
(43%)

Opportunity Charter School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 316
(73%)
316
(73%)
 Hispanic 107
(25%)
107
(25%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 White 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Opportunity Charter School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 302
(70%)
302
(70%)
 Not Eligible 106
(25%)
106
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(6%)
24
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Opportunity Charter School is ranked 413th out of 0 ranked schools in New York, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Opportunity Charter School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.5%) 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.

Opportunity Charter School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 164
2006 218
2007 267
2008 329
2009 409
2010 420
2011 424
2012 432

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.6
2006 18.2
2007 9.9
2008 8
2009 9.1
2010 9.8
2011 9.9
2012 8.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.84756097560976
2006 0.98623853211009
2007 0.73408239700375
2008 0.8693009118541
2009 0.64547677261614
2010 0.58571428571429
2011 0.60849056603774
2012 0.75462962962963

Compare Opportunity Charter School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
880.0% 8.8:1
 
1,281.0% 12.8:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 75.5%
 

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