Ella Baker School

317 E 67th St
New York, NY 10065
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 320 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Ella Baker School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 320 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • : Top 30% in NY
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • : ≥80% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Ella Baker School's student population of 320 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
320 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Ella Baker School ranks within the top 30% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Ella Baker 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)
#1215 out of 4377 schools
(Top 30%)
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50-54%
46%
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65-69%
49%
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≥80%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Ella Baker 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
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
9%
10%
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Hispanic
29%
29%
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Black
15%
16%
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White
36%
41%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
8%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.76
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ella Baker School's ranking?
Ella Baker School is ranked #1215 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Ella Baker School often compared to?
Ella Baker Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Ps 158 Bayard Taylor by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Ella Baker School?
320 students attend Ella Baker School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
36% of Ella Baker School students are White, 29% of students are Hispanic, 15% of students are Black, 9% of students are Asian, 8% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ella Baker School?
Ella Baker School has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Ella Baker School offer ?
Ella Baker School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ella Baker School part of?

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 320 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • : ≥80% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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