P.S. 60 Alice Austen

P.S. 60 Alice Austen serves 938 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 54%.
P.S. 60 Alice Austen operates within the New York City Geographic #31 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 938 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 938 students
P.S. 60 Alice Austen Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % P.S. 60 Alice Austen Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
P.S. 60 Alice Austen Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade P.S. 60 Alice Austen 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 0.59 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. 60 Alice Austen Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Asian
11%
9%
P.S. 60 Alice Austen Asian Students (2006-2013)
Hispanic
26%
25%
P.S. 60 Alice Austen Black Students (2006-2013)
Black
4%
18%
P.S. 60 Alice Austen Black Students (2006-2013)
White
58%
46%
P.S. 60 Alice Austen White Students (2006-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
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. 60 Alice Austen 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.
46%
42%
P.S. 60 Alice Austen 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. 60 Alice Austen Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

New York City Geographic #31 School District's student population of 59,836 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #31 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
69
2
Number of Students Managed 59,836 926
New York City Geographic  #31 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 John W Lavelle Preparatory Charter School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John W Lavelle Preparatory Charter School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John W Lavelle Preparatory Charter School (0.7 miles away)
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  • Staten IslandJohn W Lavelle Preparatory Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 6-10 | 377 students
    0.7 miles
    1 Corporate Commons1 Teleport
    Staten IslandNY 10311
    (347)630-1767
    0.76-10377
  • Staten IslandStaten Island School Of Civic LeadershipVocational School
    Grades: PK-8 | 849 students
    0.7 miles
    280 Regis Dr
    Staten IslandNY 10314
    (718)967-5250
    0.7PK-8849
  • Staten IslandI.S. 51 Edwin Markham
    Grades: 6-8 | 1123 students
    1.2 miles
    20 Houston St
    Staten IslandNY 10302
    (718)981-0502
    1.26-81123
  • Staten IslandI.S. 72 Rocco Laurie
    Grades: 6-8 | 1248 students
    1.2 miles
    33 Ferndale Ave
    Staten IslandNY 10314
    (718)698-5757
    1.26-81248
  • Staten IslandP.S. 22 Graniteville
    Grades: PK-5 | 1036 students
    1.2 miles
    1860 Forest Ave
    Staten IslandNY 10303
    (718)442-2219
    1.2PK-51036

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