P.S. 107 John W Kimball

1301 8th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11215
(School attendance zone shown in map)
P.S. 107 John W Kimball serves 566 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 89% (which is higher 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 85% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
P.S. 107 John W Kimball placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

P.S. 107 John W Kimball places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

P.S. 107 John W Kimball's student population of 566 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students566 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

P.S. 107 John W Kimball is ranked within the top 20% 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. 107 John W Kimball is 0.44, 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
#692 out of 4239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
9%
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Hispanic
10%
27%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
74%
43%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.440.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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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. 107 John W Kimball is John Jay School For Law (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Junior High School 88 Peter Rouget (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Magnet School Of Math Science & Design Technical (0.3 miles away)
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