P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens

P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens serves 863 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 53%.
P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens operates within the New York City Geographic #26 School District.

Overview

The student population of 863 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 863 students
P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens Total Students (2006-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2013)
Students by Grade P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 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 19:1 13:1
P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2013)
American Indian
1% 1%
Asian
71%
8%
P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens Asian (2006-2013)
Hispanic
8%
24%
P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens Hispanic (2006-2013)
Black
1%
19%
P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens Black (2006-2013)
White
18%
47%
P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens White (2006-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens Sch Ethnicity P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens 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.
0.46 0.36
P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens Diversity Score (2006-2013)
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.
25%
41%
P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2013)
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%
P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,478 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #26 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
3
Number of Students Managed 31,478 1,015
New York City Geographic  #26 School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2013)
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 Benjamin N Cardozo High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Junior High School 74 Nathaniel Hawthorne (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 46 Alley Pond (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BaysideHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award P.S. 46 Alley Pond
    6445 218th St
    BaysideNY 11361
    (718)423-8395
    0.5 mi | 554 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BaysideBenjamin N Cardozo High School
    5700 223rd St
    BaysideNY 11361
    (718)279-6500
    0.6 mi | 3774 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BaysideP.S. 31 Bayside
    21145 46th Rd
    BaysideNY 11361
    (718)423-8288
    0.6 mi | 516 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BaysideJunior High School 74 Nathaniel Hawthorne
    6115 Oceania St
    BaysideNY 11361
    (718)631-6800
    0.6 mi | 951 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • BaysideMiddle School 158 Marie Curie
    4635 Oceania St
    BaysideNY 11361
    (718)423-8100
    0.7 mi | 1112 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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