P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston

P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston serves 655 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston operates within the New York City Geographic #17 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 655 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 655 students
P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.69. 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. 241 Emma L Johnston Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Hispanic
11%
25%
P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
86%
18%
P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston Black Students (2006-2014)
White
3%
46%
P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston 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.
0.25 0.69
P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston 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.
74%
42%
P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston 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.
3%
5%
P.S. 241 Emma L Johnston Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

New York City Geographic #17 School District's student population of 24,358 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #17 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
57
3
Number of Students Managed 24,358 923
New York City Geographic  #17 School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
District Total Revenue n/a n/a
District Spending n/a n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a n/a
District Spending / Student n/a n/a
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 Academy Of Science And The Environment (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ebbets Field Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 375 Jackie Robinson School (0.3 miles away)
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