P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens

P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens serves 807 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 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 52%.
P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens operates within the New York City Geographic #26 School District.

Overview

The student population of 807 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 807 students
P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 18:1 13:1
P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
72%
8%
P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
6%
23%
P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
2%
19%
P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens Black (2006-2012)
White
18%
48%
P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens White (2006-2012)
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.
0.45 0.68
P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens 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.
26%
42%
P.S. 203 Oakland Gardens 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. 203 Oakland Gardens Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,380 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 31,380 1,136
New York City Geographic  #26 School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2011)
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 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
  • Bayside Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award P.S. 46 Alley Pond
    64 45 218th St
    Bayside , NY , 11361
    (718)423-8395
    0.5  mi  |  500  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Bayside Benjamin N Cardozo High School
    57 00 223rd St
    Bayside , NY , 11361
    (718)279-6500
    0.6  mi  |  3912  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Bayside P.S. 31 Bayside
    211 45 46th Rd
    Bayside , NY , 11361
    (718)423-8288
    0.6  mi  |  522  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Bayside Junior High School 74 Nathaniel Hawthorne
    61 15 Oceania St
    Bayside , NY , 11361
    (718)631-6800
    0.6  mi  |  946  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Bayside Middle School 158 Marie Curie
    46 35 Oceania St
    Bayside , NY , 11361
    (718)423-8100
    0.7  mi  |  1116  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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