P.S. 212

1180 Tinton Ave,

Bronx, NY, 10456-

Tel: (718)842-2331
Grades: PK-8

428 students

P.S. 212 serves 428 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
P.S. 212 operates within the New York City Geographic #12 School District.

Overview

The student population of 428 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 428 students
P.S. 212 Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
P.S. 212 Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade P.S. 212 Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 16:1 13:1
P.S. 212 Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
8%
P.S. 212 Asian (2006-2009)
Hispanic
57%
23%
P.S. 212 Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
39%
19%
P.S. 212 Black (2006-2012)
White
2%
48%
P.S. 212 White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups P.S. 212 Sch Ethnicity P.S. 212 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.
0.53 0.68
P.S. 212 Diversity Score (2006-2012)
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.
90%
42%
P.S. 212 Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2012)
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.
3%
7%
P.S. 212 Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 26,305 students has grown by 18% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #12 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
3
Number of Students Managed 26,305 1,136
New York City Geographic  #12 School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2012)
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 New Day Academy (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is P.S. 198 (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Urban Scholars Community School (0 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Bronx P.S. 198
    1180 Tinton Ave
    Bronx , NY , 10456
    (718)842-5656
    0  mi  |  54  students  |  Gr.  5
  • Bronx Urban Scholars Community School
    1180 Tinton Ave
    Bronx , NY , 10456
    (718)842-8133
    0  mi  |  271  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Bronx Dr Richard Izquierdo Health And Science Charter School
    Charter School
    800 Home St Rm 205
    Bronx , NY , 10459
    (718)378-0490
    Charter School
    0.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Bronx Bronx Latin School
    800 Home St
    Bronx , NY , 10456
    (718)991-6349
    0.1  mi  |  418  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Bronx New Day Academy
    800 Home St
    Bronx , NY , 10456
    (718)542-1155
    0.1  mi  |  188  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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