P.S. 100 The Coney Island School

P.S. 100 The Coney Island School serves 720 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 52%.
P.S. 100 The Coney Island School operates within the New York City Geographic #21 School District.

Overview

The student population of 720 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 720 students
P.S. 100 The Coney Island School Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
P.S. 100 The Coney Island School Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade P.S. 100 The Coney Island School 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 0.31 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. 100 The Coney Island School Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
8%
P.S. 100 The Coney Island School Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
7%
23%
P.S. 100 The Coney Island School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
5%
19%
P.S. 100 The Coney Island School Black (2006-2012)
White
83%
48%
P.S. 100 The Coney Island School White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups P.S. 100 The Coney Island School Sch Ethnicity P.S. 100 The Coney Island 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.
0.31 0.68
P.S. 100 The Coney Island School 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.
44%
42%
P.S. 100 The Coney Island School 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.
12%
7%
P.S. 100 The Coney Island School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 33,731 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 33,731 1,136
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 P.S. 370 (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is P.S. 370 (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 90 Edna Cohen School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Brooklyn P.S. 370
    Special Education School
    3000 West 1st St
    Brooklyn , NY , 11224
    (718)372-3777
    Special Education School
    0.1  mi  |  270  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Brooklyn I.S. 303 Herbert S Eisenberg
    501 West Ave
    Brooklyn , NY , 11224
    (718)996-0100
    0.3  mi  |  640  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Brooklyn Rachel Carson High School For Coastal Studies
    521 West Ave
    Brooklyn , NY , 11224
    (718)265-0329
    0.3  mi  |  482  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Brooklyn Abraham Lincoln High School
    2800 Ocean Pky
    Brooklyn , NY , 11235
    (718)333-7400
    0.3  mi  |  2593  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Brooklyn P.S. 90 Edna Cohen School
    2840 West 12th St
    Brooklyn , NY , 11224
    (718)266-8090
    0.4  mi  |  594  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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