P.S. 140 Nathan Straus

P.S. 140 Nathan Straus serves 398 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher 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. 140 Nathan Straus operates within the New York City Geographic # 1 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 398 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 24% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 398 students
P.S. 140 Nathan Straus Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % P.S. 140 Nathan Straus Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
P.S. 140 Nathan Straus Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade P.S. 140 Nathan Straus Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 is equal to 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 16:1 14:1
P.S. 140 Nathan Straus Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Asian
5%
9%
P.S. 140 Nathan Straus Asian Students (2006-2014)
Hispanic
79%
25%
P.S. 140 Nathan Straus Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
14%
18%
P.S. 140 Nathan Straus Black Students (2006-2014)
White
2%
46%
P.S. 140 Nathan Straus White Students (2006-2014)
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.
0.36 0.36
P.S. 140 Nathan Straus 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.
97%
42%
P.S. 140 Nathan Straus 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.
n/a
5%
P.S. 140 Nathan Straus Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2013)

District Comparison

New York City Geographic # 1 School District's student population of 11,958 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic # 1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
2
Number of Students Managed 11,958 926
New York City Geographic  # 1 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 Lower East Side Preparatory High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is New Explorations Into Science,tech And Math High S (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Manhattan Charter School (0 miles away)
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