P.S. 131 Abigail Adams

P.S. 131 Abigail Adams serves 838 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 54%.
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams operates within the New York City Geographic #29 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 838 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 838 students
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % P.S. 131 Abigail Adams Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade P.S. 131 Abigail Adams Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 21:1 14:1
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
American Indian
2%
1%
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams American Indian Students (2012-2014)
Asian
73%
9%
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams Asian Students (2006-2014)
Hispanic
13%
25%
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
9%
18%
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams Black Students (2006-2014)
White
3%
46%
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams White Students (2006-2014)
All Ethnic Groups P.S. 131 Abigail Adams 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.
0.45 0.36
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams 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.
75%
42%
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams 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.
9%
5%
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 26,547 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #29 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
47
2
Number of Students Managed 26,547 926
New York City Geographic  #29 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 Jamaica Gateway To The Sciences High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Queens Collegiate - A College Board School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Queens Collegiate - A College Board School (0.3 miles away)
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