New York City Children's Center

74-03 Commonwealth Blvd
Bellerose, NY 11426
  • New York City Children's Center serves 69 students in grades 1-11.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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New York City Children's Center places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • New York City Children's Center's student population of 69 students has declined by 41% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 1-11
Total Students69 students
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of New York City Children's Center by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ration/a14:1
Asian
1%
9%
Hispanic
35%
26%
Black
51%
17%
White
12%
44%
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in New York City Children's Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.610.39
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York State Office Mental Health (omh) School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to New York City Children's Center is P.S. 224 (0.4 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Ps/is 208 (0.1 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Ps/is 208 (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bellerose Ps/is 208
    Grades: K-8 | 737 students
    0.1 miles
    74-30 Commonwlth Blvd
    Bellerose, NY 11426
    (718)468-6420
    0.1 K-8 737
  • Bellerose P.S. 186 Castlewood
    Grades: PK-5 | 389 students
    0.4 miles
    252-12 72nd Ave
    Bellerose, NY 11426
    (718)831-4021
    0.4 PK-5 389
  • Bellerose P.S. 224 Special Education School
    Grades: PK-9 | 416 students
    0.4 miles
    252-12 72nd Ave-rm 118
    Bellerose, NY 11426
    (718)831-4024
    0.4 PK-9 416
  • Glen Oaks Irwin Altman Middle School 172
    Grades: 6-8 | 990 students
    0.7 miles
    81-14 257th St
    Glen Oaks, NY 11004
    (718)831-4000
    0.7 6-8 990
  • Little Neck P.S. 811 Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 419 students
    0.8 miles
    61-25 Marathon Pkwy
    Little Neck, NY 11362
    (718)224-8060
    0.8 K-12 419

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