High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety

High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety serves 578 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety operates within the New York City Geographic #28 School District.
New York City Geographic #28 School District's 85% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 578 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 578 students
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Total Students (2004-2014)
Gender % High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 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 21:1 14:1
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
American Indian
2%
1%
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety American Indian Students (2012-2014)
Asian
11%
9%
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Asian Students (2004-2014)
Hispanic
19%
25%
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
67%
18%
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Black Students (2004-2014)
White
1%
46%
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety White Students (2004-2014)
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.
0.51 0.36
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Diversity Score (2004-2014)
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.
61%
42%
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety 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.
7%
5%
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

New York City Geographic #28 School District's student population of 39,018 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #28 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
48
3
Number of Students Managed 39,018 923
New York City Geographic  #28 School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
Graduation Rate 85% 87%
New York City Geographic  #28 School District Graduation Rate (2007-2014)
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 August Martin High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Eagle Academy For Young Men Iii (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 140 Edward K Ellington (0.1 miles away)
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  • JamaicaP.S. 140 Edward K Ellington
    Grades: PK-5 | 597 students
    0.1 miles
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    JamaicaNY 11434
    (718)657-4760
    0.1PK-5597
  • JamaicaEagle Academy For Young Men Iii
    Grades: 6-9 | 345 students
    0.5 miles
    17110 Linden Blvd
    JamaicaNY 11434
    (718)723-4703
    0.56-9345
  • JamaicaRochdale Early Advantage Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-4 | 189 students
    0.5 miles
    12205 Smith St
    JamaicaNY 11434
    (718)978-0041
    0.5KG-4189
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    Grades: PK-4 | 436 students
    0.6 miles
    12610 Bedell St
    JamaicaNY 11434
    (718)276-1348
    0.6PK-4436
  • JamaicaAugust Martin High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 843 students
    0.7 miles
    15610 Baisley Blvd
    JamaicaNY 11434
    (718)528-2920
    0.79-12843

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