P.S. 205 Fiorello Laguardia

P.S. 205 Fiorello Laguardia serves 1,012 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 53%.
P.S. 205 Fiorello Laguardia operates within the New York City School District.

Overview

The student population of 1012 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 1,012 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less 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 14:1 13:1
Hispanic
79%
24%
Black
16%
19%
White
5%
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.
0.35 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.
93%
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.
3%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 60,968 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name New York City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
81
3
Number of Students Managed 60,968 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 High School For Energy And Technology (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is High School For Energy And Technology (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is High School For Energy And Technology (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BronxHigh School For Energy And Technology
    2474 Crotona Ave
    BronxNY 10458
    (989)999-9999
    0.1 mi | Gr. 9 | 106 students                      
  • BronxGrace H Dodge Career And Technical High School
    Vocational School
    2474 Crotona Ave
    BronxNY 10458
    (718)584-2700
    Vocational School

    0.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 726 students                      
  • BronxCrotona International High School
    2474 Crotona Ave
    BronxNY 10458
    (718)561-8701
    0.1 mi | Gr. 9-10 | 154 students                      
  • BronxP.S. 32 Belmont
    690 East 183rd St
    BronxNY 10458
    (718)584-3645
    0.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 785 students                      
  • BronxThomas C Giordano Middle School 45
    2502 Lorillard Place
    BronxNY 10458
    (718)584-1660
    0.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 886 students                      

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