P.S. 229 Dyker

P.S. 229 Dyker serves 1,134 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 53%.
P.S. 229 Dyker operates within the New York City School District.

Overview

The student population of 1134 students has grown by 26% over five years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 1,134 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 68 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 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 17:1 13:1
American Indian
1% 1%
Asian
48%
8%
Hispanic
11%
24%
White
40%
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.
0.60 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.
40%
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.
10%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 49,999 students has grown by 23% over five years.
School District Name New York City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
43
3
Number of Students Managed 49,999 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 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 | 656 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • BrooklynP.S. 748 Brooklyn School For Global Scholars
    1664 Benson Ave
    BrooklynNY 11214
    (718)382-3130
    0.4 mi | 364 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • BrooklynP.S. 204 Vince Lombardi
    8101 15th Ave
    BrooklynNY 11228
    (718)236-2906
    0.4 mi | 1159 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BrooklynNew Utrecht High School
    1601 80th St
    BrooklynNY 11214
    (718)232-2500
    0.5 mi | 3285 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BrooklynJunior High School 201 The Dyker Heights
    8010 12th Ave
    BrooklynNY 11228
    (718)833-9363
    0.6 mi | 1488 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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