P.S. 153 Maspeth Elementary School

P.S. 153 Maspeth Elementary School serves 1,463 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 53%.
P.S. 153 Maspeth Elementary School operates within the New York City School District.

Overview

The student population of 1463 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 84 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 1,463 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 84 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 17:1 13:1
American Indian
1% 1%
Asian
6%
8%
Hispanic
49%
24%
White
44%
47%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.57 0.36
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.
58%
41%
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.
12%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 57,189 students has grown by 14% over five years.
School District Name New York City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
3
Number of Students Managed 57,189 1,015
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 Grover Cleveland High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is I.S. 93 Ridgewood (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 71 Forest (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RidgewoodP.S. 71 Forest
    6285 Forest Ave
    RidgewoodNY 11385
    (718)821-7772
    0.2 mi | 986 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • RidgewoodGrover Cleveland High School
    2127 Himrod St
    RidgewoodNY 11385
    (718)381-9600
    0.3 mi | 1929 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • RidgewoodI.S. 93 Ridgewood
    6656 Forest Ave
    RidgewoodNY 11385
    (718)821-4882
    0.5 mi | 1276 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • MaspethP.S. 9
    Special Education School
    5874 57th St
    MaspethNY 11378
    (718)456-7105
    Special Education School

    0.6 mi | 613 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • RidgewoodP.S. 88 Seneca
    6085 Catalpa Ave
    RidgewoodNY 11385
    (718)821-8121
    0.7 mi | 1085 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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