High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety

High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety serves 534 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety operates within the New York City Geographic #28 School District.

Overview

The student population of 534 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 534 students
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Total Students (2004-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 13:1
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety American Indian (2007-2012)
Asian
8%
8%
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Asian (2004-2012)
Hispanic
14%
23%
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Hispanic (2004-2012)
Black
73%
19%
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Black (2004-2012)
White
1%
48%
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety White (2004-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.44 0.68
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Diversity Score (2004-2012)
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.
55%
42%
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2012)
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.
8%
7%
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 37,519 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #28 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
47
3
Number of Students Managed 37,519 1,136
Graduation Rate n/a% 86%
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $29 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $21,692
District Spending / Student n/a $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is August Martin High School (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Junior High School 8 Richard S Grossley (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 140 Edward K Ellington (0.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Jamaica P.S. 140 Edward K Ellington
    116 00 166th St
    Jamaica , NY , 11434
    (718)657-4760
    0.1  mi  |  639  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Jamaica Rochdale Early Advantage Charter School
    Charter School
    122 05 Smith St
    Jamaica , NY , 11434
    (347)609-3093
    Charter School
    0.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Jamaica P.S. 354
    12610 Bedell St
    Jamaica , NY , 11432
    (718)276-1348
    0.6  mi  |  263  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Jamaica P.S. 30
    126 10 Bedell St
    Jamaica , NY , 11434
    (718)276-8785
    0.7  mi  |  290  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Jamaica P.S. 40 Samuel Huntington
    109 20 Union Hall St
    Jamaica , NY , 11433
    (718)526-1906
    0.7  mi  |  551  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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