John Lewis Childs School

  • John Lewis Childs School serves 621 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70% (which is higher 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 65% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • John Lewis Childs School's student population of 621 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students621 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John Lewis Childs School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of John Lewis Childs School is 0.59, 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#1717 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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Asian
19%
9%
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Hispanic
19%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
59%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in John Lewis Childs School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.590.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFLORAL PARK-BELLEROSE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to John Lewis Childs School is P.S. 993 (0.6 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is P.S. 993 (0.6 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is P.S. 191 Mayflower (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Floral Park P.S. 191 Mayflower
    Grades: PK-5 | 398 students
    0.6 miles
    85-15 258th St
    Floral Park, NY 11001
    (718)831-4032
    0.6 PK-5 398
  • Floral Park P.S. 993 Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 536 students
    0.6 miles
    85-15 258th St
    Floral Park, NY 11001
    (718)831-4040
    0.6 K-12 536
  • Floral Park Floral Park Memorial High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 1445 students
    0.8 miles
    210 Locust St
    Floral Park, NY 11001
    (516)488-9300
    0.8 7-12 1445
  • Bellerose P.S. 133
    Grades: PK-5 | 528 students
    0.8 miles
    248-05 86th Ave
    Bellerose, NY 11426
    (718)831-4016
    0.8 PK-5 528
  • Bellerose P.S. 23 At Queens Children Center Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 282 students
    0.8 miles
    74-03 Commonwealth Blvd-bldg 3
    Bellerose, NY 11426
    (718)264-4880
    0.8 K-12 282

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