28-37 29th St
Astoria, NY 11102
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
30th Avenue School (G & T Citywide) serves 534 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
30th Avenue School (G & T Citywide) placed in the top 5% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 96% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 97% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the New York state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 534 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in NY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 96% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 97% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

30th Avenue School (G & T Citywide) ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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Attribute

School Overview

30th Avenue School (G & T Citywide)'s student population of 534 students has grown by 44% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 81% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
534 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

30th Avenue School (G & T Citywide) is ranked within the top 5% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of 30th Avenue School (G & T Citywide) is 0.67, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#116 out of 4228 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
49%
10%
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Hispanic
8%
28%
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Black
5%
17%
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White
29%
41%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is 30th Avenue School (G & T Citywide)'s ranking?

30th Avenue School (G & T Citywide) ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for: Highest overall rank (Top 5%), Highest math proficiency (Top 5%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

96% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 54% NY state average), while 97% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% NY state average).

How many students attend 30th Avenue School (G & T Citywide)?

534 students attend 30th Avenue School (G & T Citywide).

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

49% of 30th Avenue School (G & T Citywide) students are Asian, 29% of students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Black, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of 30th Avenue School (G & T Citywide)?

30th Avenue School (G & T Citywide) has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 12:1.

What grades does 30th Avenue School (G & T Citywide) offer ?

30th Avenue School (G & T Citywide) offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 534 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 96% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 97% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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