P.S. 143 Louis Armstrong

P.S. 143 Louis Armstrong serves 1,836 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 54%.
P.S. 143 Louis Armstrong operates within the New York City Geographic #24 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1836 students has grown by 21% over five years.
The teacher population of 116 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 1,836 students
P.S. 143 Louis Armstrong Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % P.S. 143 Louis Armstrong Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 116 teachers
P.S. 143 Louis Armstrong Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade P.S. 143 Louis Armstrong Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.11 is less 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 16:1 14:1
P.S. 143 Louis Armstrong Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Asian
5%
9%
P.S. 143 Louis Armstrong Asian Students (2006-2014)
Hispanic
94%
25%
P.S. 143 Louis Armstrong Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
1%
18%
P.S. 143 Louis Armstrong Black 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.
0.11 0.36
P.S. 143 Louis Armstrong 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.
90%
42%
P.S. 143 Louis Armstrong 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.
2%
5%
P.S. 143 Louis Armstrong Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

New York City Geographic #24 School District's student population of 56,150 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #24 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
2
Number of Students Managed 56,150 926
New York City Geographic  #24 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 Civic Leadership Academy (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is I.S. 227 Louis Armstrong (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 28 Thomas Emanuel Early Childhood Center (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CoronaP.S. 28 Thomas Emanuel Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK-2 | 553 students
    0.6 miles
    10910 47th Ave
    CoronaNY 11368
    (718)271-4971
    0.6PK-2553
  • CoronaP.S. 92 Harry T Stewart Senior
    Grades: PK-5 | 900 students
    0.7 miles
    9901 34th Ave
    CoronaNY 11368
    (718)533-1013
    0.7PK-5900
  • CoronaPioneer Academy
    Grades: KG-5 | 972 students
    0.7 miles
    4020 100th St
    CoronaNY 11368
    (718)779-5068
    0.7KG-5972
  • CoronaP.S. 19 Marino Jeantet
    Grades: KG-5 | 1936 students
    0.8 miles
    9802 Roosevelt Ave
    CoronaNY 11368
    (718)424-5859
    0.8KG-51936
  • East ElmhurstEast Elmhurst Community School
    Grades: KG | 71 students
    1 miles
    2625 97th St
    East ElmhurstNY 11369
    (718)391-8323
    1KG71

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