Banana Kelly High School

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
Banana Kelly High School Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Banana Kelly High School Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade Banana Kelly High School 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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 13:1
Banana Kelly High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
8%
Banana Kelly High School Asian (2007-2011)
Hispanic
65%
23%
Banana Kelly High School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
32%
19%
Banana Kelly High School Black (2006-2012)
White
1%
48%
Banana Kelly High School White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Banana Kelly High School Sch Ethnicity Banana Kelly High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.48 0.68
Banana Kelly High School Diversity Score (2006-2012)
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.
71%
42%
Banana Kelly High School 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.
2%
7%
Banana Kelly High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,813 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic # 8 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
3
Number of Students Managed 31,813 1,136
New York City Geographic  # 8 School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a 86%
New York City Geographic  # 8 School District Graduation Rate (2007-2008)
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 Holcombe L Rucker School Of Community Research (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Middle School 302 Luisa Dessus Cruz (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 130 Abram Stevens Hewitt (0.2 miles away)
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