P.S. 145 Andrew Jackson

P.S. 145 Andrew Jackson serves 873 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 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%.
P.S. 145 Andrew Jackson operates within the New York City Geographic #32 School District.

Overview

The student population of 873 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 873 students
P.S. 145 Andrew Jackson Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
P.S. 145 Andrew Jackson Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade P.S. 145 Andrew Jackson Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 15:1 13:1
P.S. 145 Andrew Jackson Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
8%
P.S. 145 Andrew Jackson Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
95%
23%
P.S. 145 Andrew Jackson Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
3%
19%
P.S. 145 Andrew Jackson Black (2006-2012)
White
n/a
48%
P.S. 145 Andrew Jackson White (2006-2011)
All Ethnic Groups P.S. 145 Andrew Jackson Sch Ethnicity P.S. 145 Andrew Jackson 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.
0.10 0.68
P.S. 145 Andrew Jackson 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.
84%
42%
P.S. 145 Andrew Jackson 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.
3%
7%
P.S. 145 Andrew Jackson Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 15,336 students has grown by 2673% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #32 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
3
Number of Students Managed 15,336 1,136
New York City Geographic  #32 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 Williamsburg Charter High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is I.S. 349 Math, Science And Technology (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 120 Carlos Tapia (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Brooklyn Williamsburg Charter High School
    Charter School
    198 Varet St
    Brooklyn , NY , 11206
    (718)782-9830
    Charter School
    0.2  mi  |  1028  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Brooklyn I.S. 347 School Of Humanities
    35 Starr St
    Brooklyn , NY , 11221
    (718)821-4248
    0.3  mi  |  501  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Brooklyn I.S. 349 Math, Science And Technology
    35 Starr St
    Brooklyn , NY , 11211
    (718)418-6389
    0.3  mi  |  467  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Brooklyn P.S. 120 Carlos Tapia
    18 Beaver St
    Brooklyn , NY , 11206
    (718)455-1000
    0.3  mi  |  502  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Brooklyn P.S. 147 Issac Remsen
    325 Bushwick Ave
    Brooklyn , NY , 11206
    (718)497-0326
    0.4  mi  |  227  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

School Reviews

  • Recommended July 19, 2010 - This school is very great for many reasons. I was there for 4 years and it was the greatest years spent. Having different actitivites and just making the school a great place to be. i very much disagree with any negative thoughts of the school. My opinion... havent been to the school...dont judge. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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