Thomas C Giordano Middle School 45

Thomas C Giordano Middle School 45 serves 784 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Thomas C Giordano Middle School 45 operates within the New York City Geographic #10 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 784 students has declined by 22% over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 784 students
Thomas C Giordano Middle School 45 Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % Thomas C Giordano Middle School 45 Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Thomas C Giordano Middle School 45 Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade Thomas C Giordano Middle School 45 Student 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 14:1
Thomas C Giordano Middle School 45 Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Asian
1%
9%
Thomas C Giordano Middle School 45 Asian Students (2006-2014)
Hispanic
82%
25%
Thomas C Giordano Middle School 45 Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
13%
18%
Thomas C Giordano Middle School 45 Black Students (2006-2014)
White
4%
46%
Thomas C Giordano Middle School 45 White Students (2006-2014)
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
Thomas C Giordano Middle School 45 Diversity Score (2006-2014)
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%
42%
Thomas C Giordano Middle School 45 Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
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%
5%
Thomas C Giordano Middle School 45 Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

New York City Geographic #10 School District's student population of 55,059 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #10 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
86
2
Number of Students Managed 55,059 926
New York City Geographic  #10 School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $30 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $23,859
District Spending / Student n/a $24,841
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Belmont Preparatory High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is I.S. 254 (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Bronx Academy For The Future (0.1 miles away)
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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, 02/28/12

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