New York City Geographic District #29 School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 46 public schools in New York City Geographic District #29 School District, serving 26,040 students. New York City Geographic District #29 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
Public schools in New York City Geographic District #29 School District have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the New York public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 54% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
The top ranked public schools in New York City Geographic District #29 School District are Excelsior Preparatorty High School, Benjamin Franklin High School-finance-info and George Washington Carver High School For The Sciences. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the New York public school average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is more than the New York public school average of 13:1.

Overview

School District NameNew York City Geographic District #29 School District
School District Phone Number(718) 217-7740
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NY)
# of Schools46 Schools4,797 Schools
# of Students26,040 Students2,697,340 Students
# of Teachers1,738 Teachers204,832 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1

District Comparison

New York City Geographic District #29 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 786 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 72% has increased from 59% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#726 out of 787 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of New York City Geographic District #29  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of New York City Geographic District #29  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York City Geographic District #29  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
72%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of New York City Geographic District #29  School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.570.71
# of American Indian Students939 Students18,915 Students
% American Indian Students
3%
1%
# of Asian Students3,892 Students250,784 Students
% Asian Students
15%
9%
# of Hispanic Students4,116 Students726,968 Students
% Hispanic Students
16%
27%
# of Black Students16,124 Students462,099 Students
% Black Students
62%
17%
# of White Students466 Students1,167,330 Students
% White Students
2%
43%
# of Hawaiian Students230 Students6,859 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# of Two or more races Students273 Students64,385 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:73751,929
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,212192,603
# of Students in 1st Grade:2,288196,765
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,375197,986
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,228200,330
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,376201,696
# of Students in 5th Grade:2,614202,891
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,297199,155
# of Students in 7th Grade:2,205197,065
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,263198,053
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,049218,199
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,128211,573
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,074194,547
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,145193,423
# of Ungraded Students:4941,125

New York City Geographic District #29 School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Excelsior Preparatorty High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    143-10 Springfield Blvd
    Springfield Gardens, NY 11413
    (718) 525-6507

    Grades: 9-12 | 477 students
  • Benjamin Franklin High School-finance-info Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    207-01 115th Ave
    Cambria Heights, NY 11411
    (718) 276-0150

    Grades: 9-12 | 397 students
  • George Washington Carver High School For The Sciences Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    143-10 Springfield Blvd
    Springfield Gardens, NY 11413
    (718) 525-6439

    Grades: 9-12 | 462 students
  • Queens Preparatory Academy Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    143-10 Springfield Blvd
    Springfield Gardens, NY 11413
    (718) 712-2304

    Grades: 9-12 | 404 students
  • Humanities And Arts Magnet High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    207-01 116th Ave
    Cambria Heights, NY 11411
    (718) 978-2135

    Grades: 9-12 | 456 students
  • Cambria Heights Academy Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    188-04 91st Ave
    Hollis, NY 11423
    (718) 736-7320

    Grades: 9-12 | 357 students
  • Mathematics Science Research And Technology Magnet High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    207-01 116th Ave
    Cambria Heights, NY 11411
    (718) 978-1837

    Grades: 9-12 | 396 students
  • P.S. 131 Abigail Adams Math: 72% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    170-45 84th Ave
    Jamaica, NY 11432
    (718) 480-2840

    Grades: K-5 | 812 students
  • Institute For Health Professionals At Cambria Heights Math: 40-59% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    207-01 116th Ave
    Cambria Heights, NY 11411
    (718) 723-7301

    Grades: 9-12 | 418 students
  • Preparatory Academy For Writers: A College Board School Math: 61% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    143-10 Springfield Blvd
    Springfield Gardens, NY 11413
    (718) 949-8405

    Grades: 6-12 | 578 students
  • P.S. 176 Cambria Heights Math: 57% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    120-45 235th St
    Cambria Heights, NY 11411
    (718) 525-4057

    Grades: PK-5 | 714 students
  • P.S. 95 Eastwood Math: 55% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    179-01 90th Ave
    Jamaica, NY 11432
    (718) 739-0007

    Grades: K-5 | 1,494 student
  • Ps/is 295 Math: 53% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    222-14 Jamaica Ave
    Queens Village, NY 11428
    (718) 464-1433

    Grades: PK-8 | 499 students
  • P.S. 38 Rosedale Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    135-21 241st St
    Rosedale, NY 11422
    (718) 528-2276

    Grades: K-5 | 269 students
  • Ps/is 208 Math: 45% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    74-30 Commonwlth Blvd
    Bellerose, NY 11426
    (718) 468-6420

    Grades: K-8 | 706 students
  • P.S. 33 Edward M Funk Math: 46% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    91-37 222nd St
    Queens Village, NY 11428
    (718) 465-6283

    Grades: K-5 | 971 students
  • Pathways College Preparatory School: A College Board School Math: 33% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    109-89 204th St
    Saint Albans, NY 11412
    (718) 454-4957

    Grades: 6-12 | 582 students
  • P.S. 132 Ralph Bunche Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    132-15 218th St
    Springfield Gardens, NY 11413
    (718) 528-5734

    Grades: PK-5 | 388 students
  • P.S. 34 John Harvard Math: 42% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    104-12 Springfield Blvd
    Queens Village, NY 11428
    (718) 465-6818

    Grades: PK-5 | 576 students
  • P.S. 251 Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    144-51 Arthur St
    Springfield Gardens, NY 11413
    (718) 276-2745

    Grades: PK-5 | 339 students
  • Ps/is 268 Math: 36% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    92-07 175th St
    Jamaica, NY 11433
    (718) 206-3240

    Grades: K-8 | 635 students
  • Bellaire School Math: 40% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    207-11 89th Ave
    Queens Village, NY 11427
    (718) 464-2119

    Grades: PK-5 | 989 students
  • P.S. 181 Brookfield Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    148-15 230th St
    Springfield Gardens, NY 11413
    (718) 528-5807

    Grades: PK-5 | 331 students
  • Gordon Parks School Math: 36% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    233-15 Merrick Blvd
    Rosedale, NY 11422
    (718) 341-8280

    Grades: PK-8 | 756 students
  • Jean Nuzzi Intermediate School Math: 33% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    213-10 92nd Ave
    Queens Village, NY 11428
    (718) 465-0651

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,110 student
  • P.S. 35 Nathaniel Woodhull Math: 40% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    191-02 90th Ave
    Hollis, NY 11423
    (718) 465-6820

    Grades: PK-5 | 713 students
  • Eagle Academy For Young Men Iii Math: 27% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    171-10 Linden Blvd
    Jamaica, NY 11434
    (718) 480-2600

    Grades: 6-12 | 526 students
  • P.S. 118 Lorraine Hansberry Math: 28% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    190-20 109th Rd
    Hollis, NY 11423
    (718) 465-5538

    Grades: PK-5 | 450 students
  • P.S. 136 Roy Wilkins Math: 26% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    201-15 115th Ave
    Saint Albans, NY 11412
    (718) 465-2286

    Grades: PK-5 | 615 students
  • P.S. 15 Jackie Robinson Math: 31% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    121-15 Lucas St
    Springfield Gardens, NY 11413
    (718) 525-1670

    Grades: PK-5 | 436 students
  • P.S. 52 Magnet School
    Math: 23% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    178-37 146th Terrace
    Jamaica, NY 11434
    (718) 528-2238

    Grades: PK-5 | 481 students
  • P.S. 134 Hollis Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    203-02 109th Ave
    Hollis, NY 11423
    (718) 464-5544

    Grades: PK-5 | 380 students
  • I.S. 59 Springfield Gardens Math: 17% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    132-55 Ridgedale St
    Springfield Gardens, NY 11413
    (718) 527-3501

    Grades: 6-8 | 590 students
  • I.S. 238 Susan B Anthony Academy Math: 21% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    88-15 182nd St
    Hollis, NY 11423
    (718) 297-9821

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,392 student
  • P.S. 36 Street Albans School Math: 20% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    187-01 Foch Blvd
    Saint Albans, NY 11412
    (718) 528-1862

    Grades: K-5 | 447 students
  • Show 11 more public schools in New York City Geographic District #29 School District (out of 46 total schools)
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