Thomas C Giordano Middle School 45

Thomas C Giordano Middle School 45 serves 886 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Thomas C Giordano Middle School 45 operates within the New York City School District.

Overview

The student population of 886 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 886 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
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 0.31 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
Asian
1%
8%
Hispanic
82%
24%
Black
14%
19%
White
3%
47%
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.
0.31 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.
90%
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 8% 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 Belmont Preparatory High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Bronx Academy For The Future (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Bronx Academy For The Future (0.1 miles away)
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  • Recommended February 28, 2012 - i would love to stop bye an see my old school..i know most of my teacher are gone..still 45 lives in my heart the best years of my life where spent there..mrs minsky,mr turner,mr himburger,mr shimbal the boys dean at that time..i could go on..those were the ones that change me and made me see life for what it is..what i put in to it.. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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