P.S. 235 Lenox School

P.S. 235 Lenox School serves 1,245 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
P.S. 235 Lenox School operates within the New York City Geographic #18 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1245 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 1,245 students
P.S. 235 Lenox School Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % P.S. 235 Lenox School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
P.S. 235 Lenox School Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade P.S. 235 Lenox School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 18:1 14:1
P.S. 235 Lenox School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Asian
1%
9%
P.S. 235 Lenox School Asian Students (2006-2014)
Hispanic
3%
25%
P.S. 235 Lenox School Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
95%
18%
P.S. 235 Lenox School Black Students (2006-2014)
White
1%
46%
P.S. 235 Lenox School White Students (2006-2014)
All Ethnic Groups P.S. 235 Lenox School 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.
0.10 0.36
P.S. 235 Lenox School 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.
63%
42%
P.S. 235 Lenox School 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.
13%
5%
P.S. 235 Lenox School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,096 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #18 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
2
Number of Students Managed 17,096 926
New York City Geographic  #18 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 Brooklyn Institute For Liberal Arts (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Brooklyn Institute For Liberal Arts (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brooklyn Institute For Liberal Arts (0.3 miles away)
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