Meachem Elementary School

  • Meachem Elementary School serves 478 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
  • 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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students478 students
Meachem Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Meachem Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Meachem Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeMeachem Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
Meachem Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
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)
Two or more races
9%
2%
Meachem Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsMeachem Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.590.70
Meachem Elementary School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
65%
45%
Meachem Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
2%
6%
Meachem Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Syracuse City School District's student population of 20,463 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $19,993 in this district is less than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $20,452 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameSyracuse City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
2
Number of Students Managed20,463935
Syracuse City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$412 MM$29 MM
Syracuse City School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$422 MM$30 MM
Syracuse City School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$19,993$23,859
Syracuse City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$20,452$24,841
Syracuse City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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