P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov

P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov serves 844 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 54%.
P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov operates within the New York City Geographic #21 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 844 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 844 students
P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more 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. 99 Isaac Asimov Student Teacher Ratio (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.
0.70 0.69
P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov 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.
93%
42%
P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov 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. 99 Isaac Asimov Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2013)

District Comparison

New York City Geographic #21 School District's student population of 33,534 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #21 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
40
2
Number of Students Managed 33,534 922
New York City Geographic  #21 School District Students Managed (2006-2014)
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 Edward R Murrow High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Andries Hudde School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 199 Frederick Wachtel (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BrooklynEdward R Murrow High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 4017 students
    0.3 miles
    1600 Ave L
    BrooklynNY 11230
    (718)258-9283
    0.39-124017
  • BrooklynP.S. 199 Frederick Wachtel
    Grades: PK-5 | 484 students
    0.4 miles
    1100 Elm Ave
    BrooklynNY 11230
    (718)339-1422
    0.4PK-5484
  • BrooklynP.S. 121 Nelson A Rockefeller
    Grades: PK-8 | 373 students
    0.7 miles
    5301 20th Ave
    BrooklynNY 11204
    (718)377-8845
    0.7PK-8373
  • BrooklynP.S. 226 Alfred De B Mason
    Grades: PK-8 | 992 students
    0.7 miles
    6006 23rd Ave
    BrooklynNY 11204
    (718)256-1118
    0.7PK-8992
  • BrooklynBrooklyn Dreams Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-6 | 501 students
    0.8 miles
    259 Parkville Ave
    BrooklynNY 11230
    (718)859-8400
    0.8KG-6501

School Reviews

great school,great teachers and leadership!
- Posted by Parent, 06/27/11
I really recommend this school!! It's a really great school and teaches extremely well. They usually have parent-teacher conference twice a year and the teachers are extremely helpful and nice!!
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 07/01/07

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