P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov

P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov serves 823 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 53%.
P.S. 99 Isaac Asimov operates within the New York City Geographic #21 School District.

Overview

The student population of 823 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 823 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 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
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
40%
8%
Hispanic
20%
24%
Black
10%
19%
White
29%
47%
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.
0.71 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.
76%
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.
6%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 33,480 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #21 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
40
3
Number of Students Managed 33,480 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 Edward R Murrow High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is I.S. 381 (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 199 Frederick Wachtel (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BrooklynEdward R Murrow High School
    1600 Ave L
    BrooklynNY 11230
    (718)258-9283
    0.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 4027 students                      
  • BrooklynP.S. 199 Frederick Wachtel
    1100 Elm Ave
    BrooklynNY 11230
    (718)339-1422
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 502 students                      
  • BrooklynP.S. 121 Nelson A Rockefeller
    5301 20th Ave
    BrooklynNY 11204
    (718)377-8845
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 352 students                      
  • BrooklynP.S. 226 Alfred De B Mason
    6006 23rd Ave
    BrooklynNY 11204
    (718)256-1118
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 984 students                      
  • BrooklynBrooklyn Dreams Charter School
    Charter School
    259 Parkville Ave
    BrooklynNY 11230
    (718)859-8400
    Charter School

    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 400 students                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended June 27, 2011 - great school,great teachers and leadership! - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended July 01, 2007 - I really recommend this school!! It's a really great school and teaches extremely well. They usually have parent-teacher conference twice a year and the teachers are extremely helpful and nice!! - Posted by Student/Alumni

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