P.S. 84 Steinway

P.S. 84 Steinway serves 401 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
P.S. 84 Steinway operates within the New York City Geographic #30 School District.

Overview

The student population of 401 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 401 students
P.S. 84 Steinway Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
P.S. 84 Steinway Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade P.S. 84 Steinway Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
P.S. 84 Steinway Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
P.S. 84 Steinway American Indian (2007-2012)
Asian
14%
8%
P.S. 84 Steinway Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
35%
23%
P.S. 84 Steinway Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
5%
19%
P.S. 84 Steinway Black (2006-2012)
White
43%
48%
P.S. 84 Steinway White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups P.S. 84 Steinway Sch Ethnicity P.S. 84 Steinway 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.
0.68 0.35
P.S. 84 Steinway 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.
68%
42%
P.S. 84 Steinway 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.
11%
7%
P.S. 84 Steinway Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 42,126 students has grown by 12% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #30 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
44
3
Number of Students Managed 42,126 1,324
New York City Geographic  #30 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 Young Womens Leadership School (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is I.S. 141 The Steinway (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 85 Judge Charles Vallone (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Long Island City I.S. 141 The Steinway
    37 11 21st Ave
    Long Island City , NY 11105
    (718)278-6403
    0.3  mi  |  1118  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Long Island City P.S. 85 Judge Charles Vallone
    23 70 31st St
    Long Island City , NY 11105
    (718)278-3630
    0.5  mi  |  568  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Jackson Heights P.S. 2 Alfred Zimberg
    75 10 21st Ave
    Jackson Heights , NY 11372
    (718)728-1459
    0.6  mi  |  696  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Long Island City P.S. 70
    30 45 42nd St
    Long Island City , NY 11103
    (718)728-4646
    0.8  mi  |  1100  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Astoria Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award P.S. 122 Mamie Fay
    21 21 Ditmars Blvd
    Astoria , NY 11105
    (718)721-6410
    0.8  mi  |  1401  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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Did You Know?
Queens County, 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 0.51, which is higher than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school district in Queens County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.