P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School

  • P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School serves 285 students in grades 3-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School's student population of 285 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 3-12
Total Students285 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School
Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School by grade.

School Comparison

  • P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has increased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
7%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School and percentage of American Indian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
2%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
55%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
32%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
4%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.590.39
This chart display the diversity score of P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in P.S. 12 Lewis And Clark School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNYC SPECIAL SCHOOLS - DISTRICT 75 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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