World Journalism Preparatory: A College Board School

Tel: (718)461-2219
Grades: 6-12

595 students

World Journalism Preparatory: A College Board School serves 595 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
World Journalism Preparatory: A College Board School operates within the New York City Geographic #25 School District.

Overview

The student population of 595 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 595 students
World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School Total Students (2007-2012)
Gender % 43% Male / 57%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School Total Classroom Teachers (2007-2012)
Students by Grade World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 13:1
World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School Student : Teacher Ratio (2007-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
19%
8%
World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School Asian (2007-2012)
Hispanic
20%
23%
World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School Hispanic (2007-2012)
Black
8%
19%
World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School Black (2007-2012)
White
51%
48%
World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School White (2007-2012)
All Ethnic Groups World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School Sch Ethnicity World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.66 0.68
World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School Diversity Score (2007-2012)
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.
32%
42%
World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
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.
15%
7%
World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 35,002 students has grown by 12% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #25 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
42
3
Number of Students Managed 35,002 1,136
New York City Geographic  #25 School District Number of Students Managed (2005-2011)
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $29 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $21,692
District Spending / Student n/a $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bayside High School (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Middle School 158 Marie Curie (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 32 State Street (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Flushing P.S. 32 State Street
    171 11 35th Ave
    Flushing , NY , 11358
    (718)463-3747
    0.2  mi  |  887  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Bayside Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award P.S. 159
    205 01 33rd Ave
    Bayside , NY , 11361
    (718)423-8553
    0.4  mi  |  535  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Bayside Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award P.S. 130
    200 01 42nd Ave
    Bayside , NY , 11361
    (718)357-6606
    0.5  mi  |  341  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Bayside Bayside High School
    32 24 Corp Kennedy St
    Bayside , NY , 11361
    (718)229-7600
    0.7  mi  |  3320  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Flushing P.S. 107 Thomas A Dooley
    167 02 45th Ave
    Flushing , NY , 11358
    (718)762-5995
    0.8  mi  |  934  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Flushing, NY public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.25, which is lower than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school in Flushing is I.S. 250 The Robert F Kennedy Community Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.