Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo

  • Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo serves 352 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo operates within the New York City Geographic #27 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 352 students has declined by 20% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 352 students
Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender % Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by Grade Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
9%
Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo Asian Students (2006-2015)
Hispanic
38%
25%
Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
58%
18%
Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo Black Students (2006-2015)
White
2%
45%
Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo White Students (2006-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY 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.
0.52 0.70
Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo Diversity Score (2006-2015)
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.
64%
45%
Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
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.
n/a
6%
Middle School 53 Brian Piccolo Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2013)

District Comparison

  • New York City Geographic #27 School District's student population of 43,841 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #27 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
60
2
Number of Students Managed 43,841 935
New York City Geographic #27 School District Students Managed (2005-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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