P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School

P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School serves 790 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 53%.
P.S. 9 Ryer Avenue Elementary School operates within the New York City School District.

Overview

The student population of 790 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 790 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less 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 14:1 13:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
8%
Hispanic
82%
24%
Black
16%
19%
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.
0.30 0.36
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%
41%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 60,968 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name New York City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
81
3
Number of Students Managed 60,968 1,015
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 Theatre Arts Production Company School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Academy For Personal Leadership And Excellence (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 209 (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BronxP.S. 209
    313 East 183rd St
    BronxNY 10458
    (718)364-0085
    0.1 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 261 students                      
  • BronxAcademy For Personal Leadership And Excellence
    120 East 184th St
    BronxNY 10468
    (718)220-3139
    0.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 395 students                      
  • BronxEast Fordham Academy For The Arts
    120 East 184th St
    BronxNY 10468
    (718)220-4185
    0.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 308 students                      
  • BronxAngelo Patri Middle School (the)
    2225 Webster Ave
    BronxNY 10457
    (718)584-1295
    0.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 631 students                      
  • BronxTheatre Arts Production Company School
    2225 Webster Ave
    BronxNY 10457
    (718)584-0832
    0.2 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 576 students                      

School Reviews

  • 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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