P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School

2555 Tratman Ave

Bronx, NY 10461

Tel: (718)409-9040
Grades: 6-12

246 students

P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School serves 246 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 53%.
P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School operates within the New York City School District.

Overview

The student population of 246 students has declined by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Special education school
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 246 students
Gender % 76% Male / 24%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 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 6:1 13:1
Hispanic
60%
24%
Black
38%
19%
White
1%
47%
Hawaiian
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.50 0.36
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.
n/a
41%
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 7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 23,059 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name New York City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
3
Number of Students Managed 23,059 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 Westchester Square Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Westchester Square Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Westchester Square Academy (0.3 miles away)
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  • BronxWestchester Square Academy
    3000 East Tremont Ave
    BronxNY 10461
    (989)999-9999
    0.3 mi | 108 students | Gr. 9                      
  • BronxP.S. 721 Steven Mcsweeney School
    Special Education School
    2697 Westchester Ave
    BronxNY 10461
    (718)597-6404
    Special Education School

    0.3 mi | 505 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • BronxHerbert H Lehman High School
    3000 East Tremont Ave
    BronxNY 10461
    (718)904-4200
    0.3 mi | 2939 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BronxRenaissance High School For Musical Theater And Te
    3000 East Tremont Ave
    BronxNY 10461
    (718)430-6390
    0.3 mi | 456 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BronxPs/ms 194 Elementary School
    2365 Waterbury Ave
    BronxNY 10462
    (718)892-5270
    0.4 mi | 1385 students | Gr. KG-8                      

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  • Recommended November 15, 2012 - The support given to us by the two assistant principals has really added to our ability to understand and teach our students. Their guidance and patience is greatly appreciated. - Posted by Teacher

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