P.S. 153 Maspeth

P.S. 153 Maspeth serves 1,455 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
P.S. 153 Maspeth operates within the New York City Geographic #24 School District.

Overview

The student population of 1455 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 1,455 students
P.S. 153 Maspeth Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 86 teachers
P.S. 153 Maspeth Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade P.S. 153 Maspeth 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 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 13:1
P.S. 153 Maspeth Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
7%
8%
P.S. 153 Maspeth Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
48%
23%
P.S. 153 Maspeth Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
1%
19%
P.S. 153 Maspeth Black (2006-2012)
White
43%
48%
P.S. 153 Maspeth White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups P.S. 153 Maspeth Sch Ethnicity P.S. 153 Maspeth 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.
0.59 0.35
P.S. 153 Maspeth 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.
58%
42%
P.S. 153 Maspeth 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.
13%
7%
P.S. 153 Maspeth Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 56,042 students has grown by 12% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #24 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
50
3
Number of Students Managed 56,042 1,324
New York City Geographic  #24 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 Grover Cleveland High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is I.S. 93 Ridgewood (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 71 Forest (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RidgewoodP.S. 71 Forest
    62 85 Forest Ave
    RidgewoodNY 11385
    (718)821-7772
    0.4 mi | 982 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • MaspethP.S. 9
    Special Education School
    58 74 57th St
    MaspethNY 11378
    (718)456-7105
    Special Education School

    0.5 mi | 465 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • RidgewoodGrover Cleveland High School
    21 27 Himrod St
    RidgewoodNY 11385
    (718)381-9600
    0.5 mi | 2063 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • RidgewoodI.S. 93 Ridgewood
    66 56 Forest Ave
    RidgewoodNY 11385
    (718)821-4882
    0.7 mi | 1298 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • GlendaleLearners And Leaders Elementary School
    378 Seneca Ave
    GlendaleNY 11385
    (718)366-1061
    0.9 mi | 392 students | Gr. PK-3                      

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Did You Know?
Queens County, NY public schools have a 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. of 0.51, which is higher than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school district in Queens County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.