P.S. 65 The Raymond York Elementary School

P.S. 65 The Raymond York Elementary School serves 489 students in grades KG-5.
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 Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 52%.
P.S. 65 The Raymond York Elementary School operates within the New York City Geographic #27 School District.

Overview

The student population of 489 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 489 students
P.S. 65 The Raymond York Elementary School Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
P.S. 65 The Raymond York Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade P.S. 65 The Raymond York Elementary School Students 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 0.67 is less than the state average of 1.03. 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. 65 The Raymond York Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
2%
1%
P.S. 65 The Raymond York Elementary School American Indian (2006-2012)
Asian
37%
8%
P.S. 65 The Raymond York Elementary School Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
44%
23%
P.S. 65 The Raymond York Elementary School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
8%
19%
P.S. 65 The Raymond York Elementary School Black (2006-2012)
White
4%
48%
P.S. 65 The Raymond York Elementary School White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups P.S. 65 The Raymond York Elementary School Sch Ethnicity P.S. 65 The Raymond York Elementary School 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.
0.67 1.03
P.S. 65 The Raymond York Elementary School 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.
67%
42%
P.S. 65 The Raymond York Elementary School 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.
14%
7%
P.S. 65 The Raymond York Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 45,733 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #27 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
3
Number of Students Managed 45,733 1,324
New York City Geographic  #27 School District Number of Students Managed (2005-2012)
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 John Adams High School (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Middle School 137 America S School Of Heroes (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 62 Chester Park (0.5 miles away)
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