Active Learning Elementary School

137-20 Franklin Ave
Flushing, NY 11367
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Active Learning Elementary School serves 460 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Active Learning Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Active Learning Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Active Learning Elementary School's student population of 460 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students460 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Active Learning Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Active Learning Elementary School is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#441 out of 4239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
86%
9%
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Hispanic
8%
27%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
3%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.260.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #25 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Active Learning Elementary School is East-west School Of International Studies (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 20 John Bowne (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Flushing P.S. 20 John Bowne Math: 69% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,311 student
    0.3 miles
    142-30 Barclay Ave
    Flushing, NY 11355
    (718) 359-0321
    0.3 PK-5 1,311
  • Flushing East-west School Of International Studies Math: 78% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-12 | 655 students
    0.4 miles
    46-21 Colden St
    Flushing, NY 11355
    (718) 353-0009
    0.4 6-12 655
  • Flushing I.S. 237 Math: 66% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,363 student
    0.4 miles
    46-21 Colden St
    Flushing, NY 11355
    (718) 353-6464
    0.4 6-8 1,363
  • Flushing Flushing International High School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 435 students
    0.5 miles
    144-80 Barclay Ave
    Flushing, NY 11355
    (718) 463-2348
    0.5 9-12 435
  • Flushing Junior High School 189 Daniel Carter Beard Math: 58% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 774 students
    0.5 miles
    144-80 Barclay Ave
    Flushing, NY 11355
    (718) 359-6676
    0.5 6-8 774

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