P.S. 120 Carlos Tapia
P.S. 120 Carlos Tapia places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 20%)
P.S. 120 Carlos Tapia's student population of 407 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
|School Type||Magnet School|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||407 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||29 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
P.S. 120 Carlos Tapia 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. 120 Carlos Tapia is 0.40, 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 Data||This School||State Level (NY)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#2803 out of 4239 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||14:1||13:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||New York City Geographic District #14 School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to P.S. 120 Carlos Tapia is Williamsburg Charter High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bedford Stuyvesant New Beginnings Charter School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 257 John F Hylan (0.2 miles away)
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