P.S. 209 Clearview Gardens

P.S. 209 Clearview Gardens serves 672 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 52%.
P.S. 209 Clearview Gardens operates within the New York City Geographic #25 School District.

Overview

The student population of 672 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 672 students
P.S. 209 Clearview Gardens Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
P.S. 209 Clearview Gardens Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade P.S. 209 Clearview Gardens Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is less than the state average of 1.03. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 13:1
P.S. 209 Clearview Gardens Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
44%
8%
P.S. 209 Clearview Gardens Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
11%
23%
P.S. 209 Clearview Gardens Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
1%
19%
P.S. 209 Clearview Gardens Black (2006-2012)
White
41%
48%
P.S. 209 Clearview Gardens White (2006-2012)
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.
0.63 1.03
P.S. 209 Clearview 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.
22%
42%
P.S. 209 Clearview 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.
11%
7%
P.S. 209 Clearview Gardens Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 35,002 students has grown by 12% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #25 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
42
3
Number of Students Managed 35,002 1,324
New York City Geographic  #25 School District Number of Students Managed (2005-2012)
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 Bayside High School (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Junior High School 194 William Carr (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 184 Flushing Manor (0.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Whitestone Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award P.S. 184 Flushing Manor
    163 15 21st Rd
    Whitestone , NY , 11357
    (718)352-7800
    0.5  mi  |  515  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Whitestone Junior High School 194 William Carr
    154 60 17th Ave
    Whitestone , NY , 11357
    (718)746-0818
    0.7  mi  |  1108  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Bayside P.S. 169 Bay Terrace
    18 25 212th St
    Bayside , NY , 11360
    (718)428-6160
    0.8  mi  |  383  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Bayside Bell Academy
    18 25 212th St
    Bayside , NY , 11360
    (718)428-0587
    0.8  mi  |  337  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Whitestone P.S. 193 Alfred J Kennedy
    152 20 11th Ave
    Whitestone , NY , 11357
    (718)767-8810
    1  mi  |  453  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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