Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo

Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo serves 387 students in grades 6-8.
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 Black), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo operates within the New York City School District.

Overview

The student population of 387 students has declined by 23% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 33% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 387 students
Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo Total Students (2006-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2013)
Students by Grade Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 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 15:1 13:1
Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2013)
Hispanic
35%
24%
Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo Hispanic (2006-2013)
Black
65%
19%
Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo Black (2006-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo Sch Ethnicity Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo 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.
0.46 0.36
Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo 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.
76%
41%
Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo 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.
3%
7%
Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 45,180 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
59
3
Number of Students Managed 45,180 1,089
District Total Revenue n/a n/a
District Spending n/a n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a $0
District Spending / Student n/a $0
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 Acadey Of Medical Technology - A College Board School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Village Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 104 The Bays Water (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Far RockawayP.S. 104 The Bays Water
    2601 Mott Ave
    Far RockawayNY 11691
    (718)327-1910
    0.3 mi | 589 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Far RockawayP.S. 253
    1307 Central Ave
    Far RockawayNY 11691
    (718)327-0895
    0.5 mi | 482 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Far RockawayVillage Academy
    1045 Nameoke St
    Far RockawayNY 11691
    (718)471-6042
    0.6 mi | 294 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Far RockawayAcadey Of Medical Technology - A College Board School
    8 21 Bay 25th St
    Far RockawayNY 11691
    (718)471-3571
    0.6 mi | 598 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • Far RockawayFrederick Douglass Academy Vi High School
    8 21 Bay 25th St
    Far RockawayNY 11691
    (718)471-2154
    0.6 mi | 445 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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