P.S. 212

P.S. 212 serves 475 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 54%.
P.S. 212 operates within the New York City Geographic #12-1 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 475 students has grown by 24% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 475 students
P.S. 212 Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % P.S. 212 Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
P.S. 212 Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade P.S. 212 Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 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 14:1 14:1
P.S. 212 Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
P.S. 212 American Indian Students (2011-2014)
Hispanic
57%
25%
P.S. 212 Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
41%
18%
P.S. 212 Black Students (2006-2014)
White
1%
46%
P.S. 212 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.
0.51 0.36
P.S. 212 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.
76%
42%
P.S. 212 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. 212 Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

New York City Geographic #12-1 School District's student population of 23,659 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #12-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
56
2
Number of Students Managed 23,659 926
New York City Geographic  #12-1 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 Bronx Career And College Preparatory High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bronx Latin School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Urban Scholars Community School (0 miles away)
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