P.S. 138

P.S. 138 serves 881 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
P.S. 138 operates within the New York City Geographic #17 School District.

Overview

The student population of 881 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 881 students
P.S. 138 Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
P.S. 138 Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade P.S. 138 Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less 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 14:1 13:1
P.S. 138 Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
8%
P.S. 138 Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
7%
23%
P.S. 138 Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
85%
19%
P.S. 138 Black (2006-2012)
White
4%
48%
P.S. 138 White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups P.S. 138 Sch Ethnicity P.S. 138 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.
0.27 0.35
P.S. 138 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.
87%
42%
P.S. 138 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.
5%
7%
P.S. 138 Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,595 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #17 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
49
3
Number of Students Managed 28,595 1,324
New York City Geographic  #17 School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2012)
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 W E B Dubois Academic High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Elijah Stroud Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 93 William H Prescott (0.4 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Brooklyn W E B Dubois Academic High School
    402 Eastern Pky
    Brooklyn , NY , 11225
    (718)773-7765
    0.4  mi  |  194  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Brooklyn P.S. 93 William H Prescott
    31 New York Ave
    Brooklyn , NY , 11216
    (718)604-7363
    0.4  mi  |  392  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Brooklyn P.S. 316 Elijah Stroud
    750 Classon Ave
    Brooklyn , NY , 11238
    (718)638-4043
    0.5  mi  |  291  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Brooklyn Elijah Stroud Middle School
    750 Classon Ave
    Brooklyn , NY , 11238
    (718)638-3067
    0.5  mi  |  180  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Brooklyn P.S. 289 George V Brower
    900 St Marks Ave
    Brooklyn , NY , 11213
    (718)493-3824
    0.5  mi  |  583  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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