P.S. 124 Yung Wing

40 Division St
New York, NY 10002
(School attendance zone shown in map)
P.S. 124 Yung Wing serves 725 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90% (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 81% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
P.S. 124 Yung Wing placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

P.S. 124 Yung Wing places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

P.S. 124 Yung Wing's student population of 725 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students725 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

P.S. 124 Yung Wing is ranked within the top 20% 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. 124 Yung Wing is 0.12, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#741 out of 4239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
94%
9%
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Hispanic
2%
27%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
2%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.120.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to P.S. 124 Yung Wing is Emma Lazarus High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Middle School 131 (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 1 Alfred E Smith (0.1 miles away)
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