P.S. 11 Thomas Dongan School

50 Jefferson St
Staten Island, NY 10304
(School attendance zone shown in map)
P.S. 11 Thomas Dongan School serves 316 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 45-49% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
P.S. 11 Thomas Dongan School 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 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

P.S. 11 Thomas Dongan School's student population of 316 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students316 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

P.S. 11 Thomas Dongan School 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. 11 Thomas Dongan School is 0.73, which is more 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
#2520 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
12%
9%
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Hispanic
37%
27%
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Black
18%
17%
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White
31%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.730.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #31 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P.S. 11 Thomas Dongan School is South Beach Psychiatric Center (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is P.S. 48 William G Wilcox (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 52 John C Thompson (0.7 miles away)
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