P.S. 1 Bergen

309 47th St
Brooklyn, NY 11220
(School attendance zone shown in map)
P.S. 1 Bergen serves 1,298 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
P.S. 1 Bergen placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

P.S. 1 Bergen's student population of 1,298 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 103 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,298 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of P.S. 1 Bergen
Total Classroom Teachers103 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of P.S. 1 Bergen by grade.

School Comparison

P.S. 1 Bergen is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of P.S. 1 Bergen is 0.24, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#3436 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of P.S. 1 Bergen 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of P.S. 1 Bergen 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of P.S. 1 Bergen and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
9%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in P.S. 1 Bergen and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
87%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in P.S. 1 Bergen and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in P.S. 1 Bergen and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
3%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in P.S. 1 Bergen and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 1 Bergen. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.240.71
This chart display the diversity score of P.S. 1 Bergen and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in P.S. 1 Bergen and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 1 Bergen and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #15 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P.S. 1 Bergen is P.S. 371 Lillian L Rashkis (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is I.S. 136 Charles O Dewey (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sunset Park Avenue Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brooklyn Sunset Park Avenue Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 429 students
    0.3 miles
    4222 4th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11232
    (718) 369-8330
    0.3 PK-4 429
  • Brooklyn I.S. 136 Charles O Dewey
    Grades: 6-8 | 485 students
    0.4 miles
    4004 4th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11232
    (718) 840-1950
    0.4 6-8 485
  • Brooklyn P.S. 94 Henry Longfellow
    Grades: K-5 | 1,382 student
    0.4 miles
    5010 6th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11220
    (718) 435-6034
    0.4 K-5 1,382
  • Brooklyn Sunset Park Prep
    Grades: 6-8 | 503 students
    0.4 miles
    4004 4th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11232
    (718) 840-1951
    0.4 6-8 503
  • Brooklyn P.S. 24
    Grades: PK-5 | 654 students
    0.5 miles
    427 38th St
    Brooklyn, NY 11232
    (718) 832-9366
    0.5 PK-5 654

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