I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer

I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer serves 2,080 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 54%.
I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer operates within the New York City Geographic #30 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 2080 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 135 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 2,080 students
I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 135 teachers
I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Asian
8%
9%
I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer Asian Students (2006-2013)
Hispanic
88%
25%
I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer Black Students (2006-2013)
Black
3%
18%
I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer Black Students (2006-2013)
White
1%
46%
I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer White Students (2006-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.22 0.36
I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer Diversity Score (2006-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
82%
42%
I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
5%
I.S. 145 Joseph Pulitzer Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

New York City Geographic #30 School District's student population of 39,824 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #30 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
2
Number of Students Managed 39,824 926
New York City Geographic  #30 School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $30 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $23,859
District Spending / Student n/a $24,841
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Renaissance Charter School (the) (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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    0.2 miles
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    Jackson HeightsNY 11372
    (718)898-6973
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    Grades: 6-8 | 995 students
    0.3 miles
    7310 34th Ave
    Jackson HeightsNY 11372
    (718)335-7648
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    Grades: KG-12 | 537 students
    0.3 miles
    3559 81st St
    Jackson HeightsNY 11372
    (718)803-0060
    0.3KG-12537
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    Grades: PK-5 | 1235 students
    0.4 miles
    7702 37th Ave
    Jackson HeightsNY 11372
    (718)424-7700
    0.4PK-51235
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    Grades: PK-5 | 1042 students
    0.5 miles
    8902 32nd Ave
    East ElmhurstNY 11369
    (718)898-8181
    0.5PK-51042

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