Banana Kelly High School

Banana Kelly High School serves 349 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Banana Kelly High School operates within the New York City Geographic # 8 School District.
New York City Geographic # 8 School District's 54% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 349 students has declined by 22% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 349 students
Banana Kelly High School Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % Banana Kelly High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Banana Kelly High School Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade Banana Kelly High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Banana Kelly High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Hispanic
63%
25%
Banana Kelly High School Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
37%
18%
Banana Kelly High School Black Students (2006-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.47 0.36
Banana Kelly High School Diversity Score (2006-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
80%
42%
Banana Kelly High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
5%
Banana Kelly High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

New York City Geographic # 8 School District's student population of 28,923 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 54% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic # 8 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
60
2
Number of Students Managed 28,923 926
New York City Geographic  # 8 School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
Graduation Rate 54% 87%
New York City Geographic  # 8 School District Graduation Rate (2007-2010)
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $30 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $23,859
District Spending / Student n/a $24,841
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Holcombe L Rucker School Of Community Research (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bronx Studio School For Writers And Artists (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 130 Abram Stevens Hewitt (0.2 miles away)
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