Fannie Lou Hamer Middle School

1001 Jennings St

Bronx, NY 10460

Tel: (718)860-2707
Grades: 6-8

252 students

Fannie Lou Hamer Middle School serves 252 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 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 52%.
Fannie Lou Hamer Middle School operates within the New York City Geographic #12 School District.

Overview

The student population of 252 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 252 students
Fannie Lou Hamer Middle School Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Fannie Lou Hamer Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade Fannie Lou Hamer Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Fannie Lou Hamer Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
8%
Fannie Lou Hamer Middle School Asian (2006-2011)
Hispanic
72%
23%
Fannie Lou Hamer Middle School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
26%
19%
Fannie Lou Hamer Middle School Black (2006-2012)
White
n/a
48%
Fannie Lou Hamer Middle School White (2008-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Fannie Lou Hamer Middle School Sch Ethnicity Fannie Lou Hamer Middle 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.
0.42 0.35
Fannie Lou Hamer Middle 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.
87%
42%
Fannie Lou Hamer Middle 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.
7%
7%
Fannie Lou Hamer Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 26,305 students has grown by 18% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #12 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
3
Number of Students Managed 26,305 1,324
New York City Geographic  #12 School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2012)
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 P.S. 811 (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Junior High School 98 Herman Ridder (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 66 School Of Higher Expectations (0 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Bronx P.S. 66 School Of Higher Expectations
    1001 Jennings St
    Bronx , NY 10460
    (718)542-2974
    0  mi  |  638  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Bronx P.S. 811
    Special Education School
    1434 Longfellow Ave
    Bronx , NY 10459
    (718)589-3060
    Special Education School
    0  mi  |  625  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Bronx Fannie Lou Hamer Freedom High School
    1021 Jennings St
    Bronx , NY 10460
    (718)861-0521
    0  mi  |  477  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Bronx P.S. 50 Clara Barton
    1550 Vyse Ave
    Bronx , NY 10460
    (718)542-2650
    0.2  mi  |  502  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Bronx Junior High School 98 Herman Ridder
    1619 Boston Rd
    Bronx , NY 10460
    (718)589-8200
    0.4  mi  |  421  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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Did You Know?
Bronx, NY public schools have a 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. of 0.45, which is higher than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school in Bronx is P.S. 97. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.