Banana Kelly High School

965 Longwood Ave,

Bronx, NY, 10459

Tel: (718)860-1242
Grades: 9-12

437 students

Banana Kelly High School serves 437 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Banana Kelly High School operates within the New York City Geographic # 8 School District.
Overview
The student population of 437 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 437 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Students by Grade
School Comparison
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has increased by 6% over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
13:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
8%
Hispanic
65%
23%
Black
32%
19%
White
1%
48%
Unknown
2%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.48
0.68
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 71%
42%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
2%
7%
District Comparison
The district's student population of 30,526 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic # 8 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
n/a
Number of Students Managed 30,526
n/a
Graduation Rate n/a
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a n/a
District Spending n/a n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a n/a
District Spending / Student n/a n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Holcombe L Rucker School Of Community Research (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Ms 302 Luisa Dessus Cruz (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ps 130 Abram Stevens Hewitt (0.2 miles away)
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