P.S. 138

P.S. 138 serves 798 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 53%.
P.S. 138 operates within the New York City School District.

Overview

The student population of 798 students has declined by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has declined by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 798 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less 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 14:1 13:1
Asian
1%
8%
Hispanic
10%
24%
Black
83%
19%
White
6%
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.
0.30 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.
79%
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.
4%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 27,529 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
3
Number of Students Managed 27,529 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 W E B Dubois Academic High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Launch Expeditionary Learning Charter School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 93 William H Prescott (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BrooklynW E B Dubois Academic High School
    402 Eastern Pky
    BrooklynNY 11225
    (718)773-7765
    0.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      
  • BrooklynP.S. 93 William H Prescott
    31 New York Ave
    BrooklynNY 11216
    (718)604-7363
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 377 students                      
  • BrooklynEthical Community Charter School (the)
    Charter School
    700 Park Ave3rd Fl
    BrooklynNY 11206
    (718)599-2176
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 239 students                      
  • BrooklynLaunch Expeditionary Learning Charter School
    Charter School
    1580 Dean St3rd Fl
    BrooklynNY 11213
    (718)604-6910
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | Gr. 6 | 112 students                      
  • BrooklynLeadership Preparatory Brownsville Charter School
    Charter School
    985 Rockaway Ave3rd Fl
    BrooklynNY 11212
    (718)669-7461
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 351 students                      

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