Barbara Esselborn School

  • Barbara Esselborn School serves 812 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Barbara Esselborn School's student population of 812 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students812 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Barbara Esselborn School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Barbara Esselborn School is 0.40, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#1839 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
9%
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Hispanic
14%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
76%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.400.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #31 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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