P.S. 131 Abigail Adams

P.S. 131 Abigail Adams serves 828 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 52%.
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams operates within the New York City Geographic #29 School District.

Overview

The student population of 828 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 828 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Students by Grade P.S. 131 Abigail Adams Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 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 17:1 13:1
Asian
74%
8%
Hispanic
9%
23%
Black
10%
19%
White
4%
48%
All Ethnic Groups P.S. 131 Abigail Adams Sch Ethnicity P.S. 131 Abigail Adams 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.
0.44 0.35
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.
86%
42%
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2013)
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 27,468 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #29 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
45
3
Number of Students Managed 27,468 1,324
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 High School For Community Leadership (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is High School For Community Leadership (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is High School For Community Leadership (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • JamaicaHigh School For Community Leadership
    167 01 Gothic Dr
    JamaicaNY 11432
    (718)558-9801
    0.2 mi | 173 students | Gr. 9-10                      
  • JamaicaJamaica Gateway To The Sciences High School
    16701 Gothic Dr
    JamaicaNY 11432
    (718)480-2689
    0.2 mi | 224 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • JamaicaHillside Arts And Letters Academy
    167 01 Gothic Dr
    JamaicaNY 11432
    (718)658-1249
    0.2 mi | 200 students | Gr. 9-10                      
  • JamaicaJamaica High School
    167 01 Gothic Dr
    JamaicaNY 11432
    (718)739-5942
    0.3 mi | 553 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • JamaicaQueens Collegiate A College Board School
    167 01 Gothic Dr
    JamaicaNY 11432
    (718)658-4016
    0.3 mi | 522 students | Gr. 6-12                      

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Jamaica, 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 in Jamaica is P.S. 50 Talfourd Lawn Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.