P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School

2555 Tratman Ave

Bronx, NY 10461

Tel: (718)409-9040
Grades 6-12
246 students
P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School serves 246 students in grades 6 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 54%.
P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School operates within the Nyc Special s - 75 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 246 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Special education school
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 246 students
P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School Total Students (2008-2014)
Gender % P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School Total Teachers (2008-2014)
Students by Grade P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more 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 5:1 14:1
P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2014)
Asian
2%
9%
P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School Asian Students (2010-2014)
Hispanic
58%
25%
P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School Black Students (2008-2014)
Black
38%
18%
P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School Black Students (2008-2014)
White
2%
46%
P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School White Students (2008-2014)
All Ethnic Groups P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School 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 0.36
P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School Diversity Score (2008-2014)
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.
94%
42%
P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2014)
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.
n/a
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 22,762 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Nyc Special s - 75 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
57
2
Number of Students Managed 22,762 926
Nyc Special s -  75 School District Students Managed (2006-2014)
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 Bronx River High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bronx River High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bronx River High School (0.3 miles away)
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  • BronxBronx River High School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 9 | 103 students3000 East Tremont Ave
    BronxNY 10461
    (718)828-5435
    0.39103
  • BronxHerbert H Lehman High School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 2079 students3000 East Tremont Ave
    BronxNY 10461
    (718)904-4200
    0.39-122079
  • BronxP.S. 721 Steven Mcsweeney School
    Special Education School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 524 students2697 Westchester Ave
    BronxNY 10461
    (718)597-6404
    0.39-12524
  • BronxPelham Lab High School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 9 | 95 students3000 East Tremont Ave
    BronxNY 10461
    (718)828-5435
    0.3995
  • BronxRenaissance High School For Musical Theater And Te
    0.3 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 451 students3000 East Tremont Ave
    BronxNY 10461
    (718)430-6390
    0.39-12451

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The support given to us by the two assistant principals has really added to our ability to understand and teach our students. Their guidance and patience is greatly appreciated.
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