P.S. 112 Lefferts Park

7115 15th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11228
(School attendance zone shown in map)
P.S. 112 Lefferts Park serves 684 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (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 63% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
P.S. 112 Lefferts Park placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

P.S. 112 Lefferts Park's student population of 684 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students684 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

P.S. 112 Lefferts Park is ranked within the top 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. 112 Lefferts Park is 0.66, 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
#1528 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
40%
9%
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Hispanic
33%
27%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
27%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.660.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 112 Lefferts Park and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #20 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P.S. 112 Lefferts Park is New Utrecht High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Junior High School 227 Edward B Shallow (0.3 miles away)
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