I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers (Closed 2010)

1084 Lenox Rd

Brooklyn, NY 11212-1950

Grades: 7-8

249 students

I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers (Closed 2010) served 249 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 was lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 52%.
I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers (Closed 2010) operated within the New York City Geographic #18 School District.

Overview

Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 249 students
I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers Total Students (2006-2009)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2009)
Students by Grade I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers Students by Grade

School Comparison

This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1 13:1
Asian
1%
8%
Hispanic
5%
23%
Black
92%
19%
All Ethnic Groups I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers Sch Ethnicity I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers 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.
0.15 0.35
I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers Diversity Score (2006-2009)
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.
85%
42%
I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2009)
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.
6%
7%
I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2009)

District Comparison

School District Name New York City Geographic #18 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
3
Number of Students Managed 18,996 1,324
New York City Geographic  #18 School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2012)
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: 2009 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Arts And Media Preparatory Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Middle School For Art And Philosphy (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 219 Kennedy King (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BrooklynMiddle School For Art And Philosphy
    1084 Lenox Rd
    BrooklynNY 11212
    (718)342-7563
    0 mi | 375 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • BrooklynKings Collegiate Charter School
    Charter School
    1084 Lenox Rd
    BrooklynNY 11212
    (718)342-6047
    Charter School

    0 mi | 312 students | Gr. 5-9                      
  • BrooklynP.S. 219 Kennedy King
    1060 Clarkson Ave
    BrooklynNY 11212
    (718)342-0493
    0.2 mi | 676 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BrooklynBrownsville Ascend Charter School
    Charter School
    205 Rockaway Parkway
    BrooklynNY 11212
    (718)240-9162
    Charter School

    0.3 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • BrooklynBrooklyn Ascend Charter School
    Charter School
    205 Rockaway Parkway 2nd Fl
    BrooklynNY 11212
    (718)240-9162
    Charter School

    0.3 mi | 571 students | Gr. KG-5                      

Area Statistics

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Did You Know?
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.