Ps 143 Louis Armstrong

Tel: (718)429-5700
Grades: KG-5

1,666 students

Ps 143 Louis Armstrong serves 1,666 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Ps 143 Louis Armstrong operates within the New York City Geographic #24 School District.

Overview

The student population of 1666 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 104 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 1,666 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 104 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 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 16:1
13:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
8%
Hispanic
91%
23%
Black
1%
19%
White
n/a
48%
Unknown
3%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.17
0.68
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 88%
42%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
2%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 53,270 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #24 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
50
n/a
Number of Students Managed 53,270
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a n/a
District Spending n/a n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a n/a
District Spending / Student n/a n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Civic Leadership Academy (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Is 61 Leonardo Da Vinci (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ps 28 Thomas Emanuel Early Childhood Center (0.6 miles away)
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