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
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
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 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 17:1 13:1
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
74%
8%
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
9%
23%
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
10%
19%
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams Black (2006-2012)
White
4%
48%
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams White (2006-2012)
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 0.68
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams 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.
86%
42%
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams 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.
3%
7%
P.S. 131 Abigail Adams Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

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 1,136
New York City Geographic  #29 School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2011)
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 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 Queens Collegiate A College Board School (0.3 miles away)
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