Meachem Elementary School

  • Meachem Elementary School serves 478 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Meachem Elementary School operates within the Syracuse City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 478 students has grown by 19% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 478 students
Meachem Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Meachem Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Meachem Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Meachem Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Meachem Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
2%
1%
Meachem Elementary School American Indian Students (2011-2015)
Asian
1%
9%
Meachem Elementary School Asian Students (2004-2015)
Hispanic
6%
25%
Meachem Elementary School Black Students (1994-2015)
Black
60%
18%
Meachem Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
22%
45%
Meachem Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
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Meachem Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
9%
2%
Meachem Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
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.
0.59 0.37
Meachem Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
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Meachem Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
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.
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Meachem Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

  • Syracuse City School District's student population of 20,463 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $21,402 in this district is less than the state average of $31,635. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $21,967 is less than the state average of $30,416. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Syracuse City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
2
Number of Students Managed 20,463 935
Syracuse City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $441 MM $30 MM
Syracuse City School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $453 MM $28 MM
Syracuse City School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $21,402 $31,635
Syracuse City School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $21,967 $30,416
Syracuse City School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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