P.S. 140 Nathan Straus

Grades: PK-8

410 students

P.S. 140 Nathan Straus serves 410 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 53%.
P.S. 140 Nathan Straus operates within the New York City School District.

Overview

The student population of 410 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 410 students
P.S. 140 Nathan Straus Total Students (2006-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
P.S. 140 Nathan Straus Total Teachers (2006-2013)
Students by Grade P.S. 140 Nathan Straus Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is more 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
P.S. 140 Nathan Straus Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
4%
8%
P.S. 140 Nathan Straus Asian Students (2006-2013)
Hispanic
78%
24%
P.S. 140 Nathan Straus Black Students (2006-2013)
Black
15%
19%
P.S. 140 Nathan Straus Black Students (2006-2013)
White
2%
47%
P.S. 140 Nathan Straus White Students (2006-2013)
All Ethnic Groups P.S. 140 Nathan Straus All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.37 0.36
P.S. 140 Nathan Straus Diversity Score (2006-2013)
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.
65%
41%
P.S. 140 Nathan Straus 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.
4%
7%
P.S. 140 Nathan Straus Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,365 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
3
Number of Students Managed 12,365 1,015
New York City School District Students Managed (2004-2013)
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 Lower East Side Preparatory High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is School For Global Leaders (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Manhattan Charter School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New YorkManhattan Charter School
    Charter School
    100 Attorney St
    New YorkNY 10002
    (212)533-2743
    Charter School

    0 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 260 students                      
  • New YorkP.S. 142 Amalia Castro
    100 Attorney St
    New YorkNY 10002
    (212)598-3800
    0 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 415 students                      
  • New YorkLower East Side Preparatory High School
    Alternative School
    145 Stanton St4th Fl
    New YorkNY 10002
    (212)505-6366
    Alternative School

    0.2 mi | Gr. 10-12 | 485 students                      
  • New YorkMarta Valle High School
    145 Stanton St
    New YorkNY 10002
    (212)473-8152
    0.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 361 students                      
  • New YorkSchool For Global Leaders
    145 Stanton St
    New YorkNY 10002
    (212)260-5375
    0.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 249 students                      

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