P.S. 123 Suydam
P.S. 123 Suydam 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 5%)
P.S. 123 Suydam's student population of 620 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|School Type||Magnet School|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||620 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||52 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
P.S. 123 Suydam 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. 123 Suydam is 0.21, 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
|#3524 out of 4239 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1||13:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||New York City Geographic District #32 School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to P.S. 123 Suydam is All City Leadership Secondary School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is I.S. 347 School Of Humanities (0.3 miles away)
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