I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers (Closed 2010)

  • I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers served 249 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was equal to the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 55%.
  • I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers operated within the New York City Geographic #18 School District.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 249 students
I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers Total Students (2006-2009)
Gender % I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers Total Teachers (2006-2009)
Students by Grade I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2008)
Asian
1%
9%
I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers Asian Students (2007-2008)
Hispanic
6%
25%
I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers Black Students (2006-2009)
Black
93%
18%
I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers Black Students (2006-2009)
White
n/a
45%
I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers White Students (2006-2008)
All Ethnic Groups I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.13 0.37
I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers Diversity Score (2006-2010)
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.
85%
45%
I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2009)
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%
6%
I.S. 252 Arthur S Sommers Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2009)

District Comparison

School District Name New York City Geographic #18 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
2
Number of Students Managed 16,431 935
New York City Geographic #18 School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2010 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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