Frances Perkins Academy

Frances Perkins Academy serves 145 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Frances Perkins Academy operates within the New York City School District.
The school district's 90% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 145 students has grown by 76% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 220% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 145 students
Frances Perkins Academy Total Students (2009-2013)
Gender % 70% Male / 30%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Frances Perkins Academy Total Teachers (2009-2013)
Students by Grade Frances Perkins Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 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 9:1 13:1
Frances Perkins Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2013)
Hispanic
31%
24%
Frances Perkins Academy Black Students (2009-2013)
Black
67%
19%
Frances Perkins Academy Black Students (2009-2013)
White
2%
47%
Frances Perkins Academy White Students (2009-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Frances Perkins Academy 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.
0.46 0.36
Frances Perkins Academy Diversity Score (2009-2013)
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.
87%
41%
Frances Perkins Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2013)
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.
3%
7%
Frances Perkins Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 23,431 students has grown by 17% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name New York City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
42
3
Number of Students Managed 23,431 1,015
New York City School District Students Managed (2005-2013)
Graduation Rate 90% 86%
New York City School District Graduation Rate (2008-2009)
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 Automotive High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John Ericsson Middle School 126 (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 31 Samuel F Dupont (0.3 miles away)
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  • BrooklynAutomotive High School
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    50 Bedford Ave
    BrooklynNY 11222
    (718)218-9301
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    0 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 595 students                      
  • BrooklynBelieve Northside Charter High School
    Charter School
    424 Leonard St4th Fl
    BrooklynNY 11222
    (347)390-1273
    Charter School

    0.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 375 students                      
  • BrooklynBelieve Southside Charter High School
    Charter School
    424 Leonard St3rd Fl
    BrooklynNY 11222
    (718)390-1275
    Charter School

    0.3 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • BrooklynJohn Ericsson Middle School 126
    424 Leonard St
    BrooklynNY 11222
    (718)782-2527
    0.3 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 262 students                      
  • Brooklyn P.S. 31 Samuel F Dupont
    75 Meserole Ave
    BrooklynNY 11222
    (718)383-8998
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 580 students                      

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