Barbara Esselborn School

330 Durant Ave
Staten Island, NY 10308
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Barbara Esselborn School serves 830 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (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 69% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Barbara Esselborn School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Barbara Esselborn School's student population of 830 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students830 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

Barbara Esselborn School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Barbara Esselborn School is 0.44, 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
#1283 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
11%
9%
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Hispanic
13%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
73%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.440.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #31 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Barbara Esselborn School is P.S. 37 (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is I.S. 24 Myra S Barnes (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Staten Island I.S. 24 Myra S Barnes
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,264 student
    0.7 miles
    225 Cleveland Ave
    Staten Island, NY 10308
    (718) 982-4700
    0.7 6-8 1,264
  • Staten Island P.S. 32 Gifford School
    Grades: PK-5 | 675 students
    0.9 miles
    32 Elverton Ave
    Staten Island, NY 10308
    (718) 984-1688
    0.9 PK-5 675
  • Staten Island P.S. 50 Frank Hankinson
    Grades: PK-5 | 773 students
    0.9 miles
    200 Adelaide Ave
    Staten Island, NY 10306
    (718) 987-0396
    0.9 PK-5 773
  • Staten Island P.S. 8 Shirlee Solomon
    Grades: PK-5 | 602 students
    0.9 miles
    112 Lindenwood Rd
    Staten Island, NY 10308
    (718) 356-2800
    0.9 PK-5 602
  • Staten Island P.S. 37 Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 388 students
    1.1 miles
    15 Fairfield St
    Staten Island, NY 10308
    (718) 984-9800
    1.1 PK-12 388

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