Jhs 88 Peter Rouget

544 7th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11215
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
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Top 50%
Serving 1,158 students in grades 6-8, Jhs 88 Peter Rouget ranks in the top 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 40% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,158 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 79%
  • : Top 50% in NY
  • : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • : 68% (Top 20%)
  • : 64% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Jhs 88 Peter Rouget ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Jhs 88 Peter Rouget's student population of 1,158 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 101 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,158 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
101 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Jhs 88 Peter Rouget ranks within the top 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Jhs 88 Peter Rouget is 0.70, which is less 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)
#1636 out of 4377 schools
(Top 50%)
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40%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jhs 88 Peter Rouget and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
68%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jhs 88 Peter Rouget 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.
64%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Jhs 88 Peter Rouget 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
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
16%
10%
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Hispanic
47%
29%
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Black
13%
16%
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White
21%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.70
This chart displays the diversity score of Jhs 88 Peter Rouget 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%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jhs 88 Peter Rouget and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jhs 88 Peter Rouget and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Jhs 88 Peter Rouget's ranking?
Jhs 88 Peter Rouget is ranked #1636 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Jhs 88 Peter Rouget often compared to?
Jhs 88 Peter Rougetis often viewed alongside schools like Park Slope Collegiate, New Voices School Of Academic And Creative Arts by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 68% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Jhs 88 Peter Rouget?
1,158 students attend Jhs 88 Peter Rouget.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
47% of Jhs 88 Peter Rouget students are Hispanic, 21% of students are White, 16% of students are Asian, 13% of students are Black, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Jhs 88 Peter Rouget?
Jhs 88 Peter Rouget has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Jhs 88 Peter Rouget offer ?
Jhs 88 Peter Rouget offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Jhs 88 Peter Rouget part of?
In what neighborhood is Jhs 88 Peter Rouget located?
Jhs 88 Peter Rouget is located in the Sunset Park neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY. There are 24 other public schools located in Sunset Park.

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5   5/21/2012
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,158 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 79%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • : 68% (Top 20%)
  • : 64% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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