P.S. 111 Jacob Blackwell

37-15 13th St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(School attendance zone shown in map)
P.S. 111 Jacob Blackwell serves 312 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
P.S. 111 Jacob Blackwell 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 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

P.S. 111 Jacob Blackwell's student population of 312 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students312 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

P.S. 111 Jacob Blackwell 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. 111 Jacob Blackwell is 0.60, 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
#4206 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
43%
27%
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Black
47%
17%
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White
3%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.600.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #30 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P.S. 111 Jacob Blackwell is Academy For Careers In Television And Film (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Voice Charter School Of New York (0.0 miles away)
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