Banana Kelly High School

Banana Kelly High School serves 430 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Banana Kelly High School operates within the New York City Geographic # 8 School District.

Overview

The student population of 430 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 430 students
Banana Kelly High School Total Students (2006-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Banana Kelly High School Total Teachers (2006-2013)
Students by Grade Banana Kelly High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 11:1 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 15:1 13:1
Banana Kelly High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2013)
Hispanic
65%
24%
Banana Kelly High School Black Students (2006-2013)
Black
34%
19%
Banana Kelly High School Black Students (2006-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Banana Kelly High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Banana Kelly High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 (2006-2013)
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.
74%
41%
Banana Kelly High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2013)
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%
7%
Banana Kelly High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,199 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic # 8 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
57
3
Number of Students Managed 31,199 1,015
New York City Geographic  # 8 School District Students Managed (2004-2013)
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: 2013 (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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BronxHolcombe L Rucker School Of Community Research
    965 Longwood Ave
    BronxNY 10459
    (718)860-1053
    0 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 323 students                      
  • BronxP.S. 130 Abram Stevens Hewitt
    750 Prospect Ave
    BronxNY 10455
    (718)665-0962
    0.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 500 students                      
  • BronxGirls Preparatory Charter School Of The Bronx
    Charter School
    681 Kelly Strm 205
    BronxNY 10455
    (718)292-2113
    Charter School

    0.3 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 373 students                      
  • BronxMiddle School 302 Luisa Dessus Cruz
    681 Kelly St
    BronxNY 10455
    (718)292-6070
    0.3 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 624 students                      
  • BronxP.S. 62 Inocensio Casanova
    660 Fox St
    BronxNY 10455
    (718)585-1617
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 747 students                      

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