World Journalism Preparatory: A College Board School

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

608 students

World Journalism Preparatory: A College Board School serves 608 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 53%.
World Journalism Preparatory: A College Board School operates within the New York City School District.

Overview

The student population of 608 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 608 students
World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School Total Students (2007-2013)
Gender % 43% Male / 57%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School Total Classroom Teachers (2007-2013)
Students by Grade World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School Students 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 0.64 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 13:1
World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School Student : Teacher Ratio (2007-2013)
Asian
16%
8%
World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School Asian (2007-2013)
Hispanic
23%
24%
World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School Hispanic (2007-2013)
Black
7%
19%
World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School Black (2007-2013)
White
53%
47%
World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School White (2007-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
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.
0.64 0.36
World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School Diversity Score (2007-2013)
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.
35%
41%
World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
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.
12%
7%
World Journalism Preparatory:  A College Board School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 35,613 students has grown by 14% over five years.
School District Name New York City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
42
3
Number of Students Managed 35,613 1,015
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is P.S. 177 (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is P.S. 177 (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 177 (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fresh MeadowsP.S. 177
    Special Education School
    5637 188th St
    Fresh MeadowsNY 11365
    (718)357-4650
    Special Education School

    0.4 mi | 507 students | Gr. 2-12                      
  • BaysideHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award P.S. 162 John Golden
    20102 53rd Ave
    BaysideNY 11361
    (718)423-8621
    0.6 mi | 700 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Fresh MeadowsFrancis Lewis High School
    5820 Utopia Pky
    Fresh MeadowsNY 11365
    (718)281-8200
    0.7 mi | 4142 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BaysideHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award P.S. 130
    20001 42nd Ave
    BaysideNY 11361
    (718)357-6606
    0.7 mi | 339 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • Fresh MeadowsP.S. 4
    Special Education School
    19625 Peck Ave
    Fresh MeadowsNY 11365
    (718)264-0916
    Special Education School

    0.7 mi | 398 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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