I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer

  • I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer serves 1,874 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30% (which is lower 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 36% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer placed 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%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer's student population of 1,874 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 127 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,874 students
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Total Classroom Teachers127 teachers
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School Comparison

  • I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer is 0.22, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#3130 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
9%
9%
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Hispanic
88%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
2%
44%
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Diversity Score0.220.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #30 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer is Renaissance Charter School (0.3 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is I.S. 230 (0.3 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is P.S. 212 (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jackson Heights P.S. 212
    Grades: PK-5 | 810 students
    0.2 miles
    34-25 82nd St
    Jackson Heights, NY 11372
    (718)898-6973
    0.2 PK-5 810
  • Jackson Heights I.S. 230
    Grades: 6-8 | 1308 students
    0.3 miles
    73-10 34th Ave
    Jackson Heights, NY 11372
    (718)335-7648
    0.3 6-8 1308
  • Jackson Heights Renaissance Charter School Charter School
    Grades: PK-12 | 549 students
    0.3 miles
    35-59 81st St
    Jackson Heights, NY 11372
    (718)803-0060
    0.3 PK-12 549
  • Jackson Heights P.S. 69 Jackson Heights
    Grades: PK-5 | 1036 students
    0.4 miles
    77-02 37th Ave
    Jackson Heights, NY 11372
    (718)424-7700
    0.4 PK-5 1036
  • East Elmhurst P.S. 148
    Grades: PK-5 | 977 students
    0.5 miles
    89-02 32nd Ave
    East Elmhurst, NY 11369
    (718)898-8181
    0.5 PK-5 977

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