P.S. 118 Lorraine Hansberry

  • P.S. 118 Lorraine Hansberry serves 562 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
  • P.S. 118 Lorraine Hansberry operates within the New York City Geographic #29 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 562 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students562 students
P.S. 118 Lorraine Hansberry Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender %P.S. 118 Lorraine Hansberry Gender
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
P.S. 118 Lorraine Hansberry Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by GradeP.S. 118 Lorraine Hansberry Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
P.S. 118 Lorraine Hansberry Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
Asian
2%
9%
P.S. 118 Lorraine Hansberry Asian Students (2006-2015)
Hispanic
11%
25%
P.S. 118 Lorraine Hansberry Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
87%
18%
P.S. 118 Lorraine Hansberry Black Students (2006-2015)
White
n/a
45%
P.S. 118 Lorraine Hansberry White Students (2006-2013)
All Ethnic GroupsP.S. 118 Lorraine Hansberry All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.230.70
P.S. 118 Lorraine Hansberry Diversity Score (2006-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
58%
45%
P.S. 118 Lorraine Hansberry Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
6%
P.S. 118 Lorraine Hansberry Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • New York City Geographic #29 School District's student population of 26,514 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District NameNew York City Geographic #29 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
2
Number of Students Managed26,514935
New York City Geographic #29 School District Students Managed (2005-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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