P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School

P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School serves 734 students in grades PK-5.
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%.
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School operates within the New York City Geographic #10 School District.

Overview

The student population of 734 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 734 students
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 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 14:1 13:1
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
8%
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
79%
23%
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
18%
19%
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School Black (2006-2012)
White
n/a
48%
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School White (2006-2011)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.35 0.68
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary 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.
85%
42%
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary 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.
4%
7%
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 61,333 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #10 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
78
3
Number of Students Managed 61,333 1,136
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 Theatre Arts Production Company School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is East Fordham Academy For The Arts (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 209 (0.1 miles away)
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  • Recommended October 31, 2011 - my son is learing alot. he likes his school and the teacher - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended July 14, 2009 - This is a pretty good School, my daughter has learned alot in one year. The teachers took their time to explain the work and made sure she understood the work before moving on to the next subject. - Posted by Parent

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