P.S. 229 Dyker

P.S. 229 Dyker serves 1,143 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 54%.
P.S. 229 Dyker operates within the New York City Geographic #20 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1143 students has grown by 27% over five years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 1,143 students
P.S. 229 Dyker Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % P.S. 229 Dyker Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
P.S. 229 Dyker Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade P.S. 229 Dyker Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 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 17:1 14:1
P.S. 229 Dyker Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Asian
52%
9%
P.S. 229 Dyker Asian Students (2006-2013)
Hispanic
12%
25%
P.S. 229 Dyker Black Students (2006-2013)
White
36%
46%
P.S. 229 Dyker White Students (2006-2013)
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.
0.59 0.36
P.S. 229 Dyker 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.
43%
42%
P.S. 229 Dyker 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. 229 Dyker Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

New York City Geographic #20 School District's student population of 47,623 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #20 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
43
2
Number of Students Managed 47,623 926
New York City Geographic  #20 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 New Utrecht High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Junior High School 201 The Dyker Heights (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 163 Bath Beach (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BrooklynP.S. 163 Bath Beach
    Grades: KG-8 | 621 students
    0.4 miles
    109 Bay 14th St
    BrooklynNY 11214
    (718)236-9003
    0.4KG-8621
  • BrooklynP.S. 204 Vince Lombardi
    Grades: PK-5 | 1165 students
    0.4 miles
    8101 15th Ave
    BrooklynNY 11228
    (718)236-2906
    0.4PK-51165
  • BrooklynP.S. 748 Brooklyn School For Global Scholars
    Grades: PK-4 | 495 students
    0.4 miles
    1664 Benson Ave
    BrooklynNY 11214
    (718)382-3130
    0.4PK-4495
  • BrooklynNew Utrecht High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 3351 students
    0.5 miles
    1601 80th St
    BrooklynNY 11214
    (718)232-2500
    0.59-123351
  • BrooklynJunior High School 201 The Dyker Heights
    Grades: 6-8 | 1434 students
    0.6 miles
    8010 12th Ave
    BrooklynNY 11228
    (718)833-9363
    0.66-81434

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