P.S. 116 Mary Lindley Murray

  • P.S. 116 Mary Lindley Murray serves 579 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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P.S. 116 Mary Lindley Murray places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • P.S. 116 Mary Lindley Murray's student population of 579 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students579 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • P.S. 116 Mary Lindley Murray's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 116 Mary Lindley Murray is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#1474 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
21%
9%
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Hispanic
22%
26%
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Black
10%
17%
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White
41%
44%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 116 Mary Lindley Murray.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.730.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic # 2 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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