P.S. 122 Mamie Fay

21-21 Ditmars Blvd
Astoria, NY 11105
(School attendance zone shown in map)
P.S. 122 Mamie Fay serves 1,360 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (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 79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
P.S. 122 Mamie Fay placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is equal to the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

P.S. 122 Mamie Fay places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

P.S. 122 Mamie Fay's student population of 1,360 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2003)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students1,360 students
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Total Classroom Teachers72 teachers
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School Comparison

P.S. 122 Mamie Fay is ranked within the top 30% 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. 122 Mamie Fay is 0.71, which is equal to 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
#941 out of 4239 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
26%
9%
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Hispanic
20%
27%
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Black
5%
17%
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White
43%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.710.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #30 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P.S. 122 Mamie Fay is Young Womens Leadership School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is I.S. 141 Steinway (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 85 Judge Charles Vallone (0.5 miles away)
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