Ps 235 Lenox School

525 Lenox Rd,

Brooklyn, NY, 11203-2014

Tel: (718)773-4869
Grades: PK-8

1,299 students

Ps 235 Lenox School serves 1,299 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Ps 235 Lenox School operates within the New York City Geographic #18 School District.

Overview

The student population of 1299 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 1,299 students
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 19:1
13:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
8%
Hispanic
2%
23%
Black
95%
19%
White
n/a
48%
Unknown
2%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.10
0.68
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 58%
42%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
15%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,890 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #18 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
n/a
Number of Students Managed 17,890
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a n/a
District Spending n/a n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a n/a
District Spending / Student n/a n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is High School For Public Service Heroes Of Tomorrow (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is School For Human Rights (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is School For Human Rights (0.3 miles away)
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  • Recommended November 25, 2013 - This is vey nice and a very academic school. I like that. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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