P.S. 229 Dyker

P.S. 229 Dyker serves 1,054 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 52%.
P.S. 229 Dyker operates within the New York City Geographic #20 School District.

Overview

The student population of 1054 students has grown by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 1,054 students
P.S. 229 Dyker Total Students (2006-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Students by Grade P.S. 229 Dyker Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 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 18:1 13:1
Asian
44%
8%
Hispanic
11%
23%
White
42%
48%
All Ethnic Groups P.S. 229 Dyker Sch Ethnicity P.S. 229 Dyker 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.
0.62 0.35
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.
36%
42%
P.S. 229 Dyker 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.
11%
7%
P.S. 229 Dyker Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 48,295 students has grown by 18% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #20 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
42
3
Number of Students Managed 48,295 1,324
New York City Geographic  #20 School District Number of Students Managed (2006-2012)
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is New Utrecht High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Junior High School 201 The Dyker Heights (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 163 Bath Beach (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BrooklynP.S. 163 Bath Beach
    109 Bay 14th St
    BrooklynNY 11214
    (718)236-9003
    0.4 mi | 574 students | Gr. KG-7                      
  • BrooklynP.S. 748 Brooklyn School For Global Scholars
    1664 Benson Ave
    BrooklynNY 11214
    (718)382-3130
    0.4 mi | 246 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • BrooklynP.S. 204 Vince Lombardi
    8101 15th Ave
    BrooklynNY 11228
    (718)236-2906
    0.4 mi | 1123 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BrooklynNew Utrecht High School
    1601 80th St
    BrooklynNY 11214
    (718)232-2500
    0.5 mi | 3261 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BrooklynJunior High School 201 The Dyker Heights
    8010 12th Ave
    BrooklynNY 11228
    (718)833-9363
    0.6 mi | 1519 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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Brooklyn, 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 0.15, which is lower than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school in Brooklyn is P.S. 212 Lady Deborah Moody. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.