Bellaire School

207-11 89th Ave
Queens Village, NY 11427
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 747 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Bellaire School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 747 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • : 80-84% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Bellaire School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Bellaire School's student population of 747 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
747 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
54 teachers
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School Rankings

Bellaire School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Bellaire School is 0.76, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#2916 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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31%
46%
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42%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bellaire School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
80-84%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Bellaire School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
11:1
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American Indian
11%
1%
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Asian
37%
10%
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Hispanic
22%
29%
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Black
22%
16%
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White
3%
41%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.76
This chart display the diversity score of Bellaire School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bellaire School's ranking?
Bellaire School is ranked #2916 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Bellaire School often compared to?
Bellaire Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Ps 18 Winchester by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
31% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 42% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Bellaire School?
747 students attend Bellaire School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
37% of Bellaire School students are Asian, 22% of students are Hispanic, 22% of students are Black, 11% of students are American Indian, 4% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are White, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Bellaire School?
Bellaire School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Bellaire School offer ?
Bellaire School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Bellaire School part of?
In what neighborhood is Bellaire School located?
Bellaire School is located in the Jamaica neighborhood of Queens Village, NY. There are 1 other public schools located in Jamaica.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 747 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • : 80-84% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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